Books tagged: metal detecting

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High School History – The Treasure (fifth in the high school series)
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Series: The High School, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,470. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
An ordinary history assignment leads Arianna to an old country school building on a Civil War skirmish site, and her younger sister alerts her to a missing girl. Gradually she realizes that the building houses a mystery, and the surrounding grounds must give up their Civil War secrets so that she can complete her essay. But a farmer, two reluctant librarians, and a hair barrette stand in her way.
Discovering Metal Detecting on a Thailand Beach
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,290. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011 by booksmango. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Hunting for pirates’ hidden gold and silver in the golden sands of a palm-fringed, exotic tropical island was the daydream of many of us when we were school kids. Unfortunately it is a fantasy that almost nobody can ever fulfill. This unusual and completely original book will take you on a layman’s treasure hunt.
PERMISSION IMPOSSIBLE: Metal Detecting Search Permission Made Easy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,620. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills
The find of a lifetime starts with obtaining search permission or legally avoiding that obligation. Where can you legally search without permission? How do you find the landowner to ask for search permission? How do you persuade the landowner to give their permission? The author draws on his experience at successfully and painlessly gaining search permission on a wide range of sites to reveal All.
The Successful Treasure Hunter's Essential Site Research Manual: How to Find Productive Metal Detecting Sites
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,560. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
The secrets of site research finally revealed…Now you can quickly learn how to put your metal detector’s search-coil in the right place every time.
Lost Mines & Buried Treasure of Old Wyoming
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 27,070. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012 by Nancy Curtis. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
W.C. Jameson, an expert on treasure hunting, now turns his attention to Wyoming s lost fortunes. With his gift for storytelling, he relates intriguing legends and historical accounts of lost gold, buried payrolls, and hidden strongboxes.
The Successful Treasure Hunter's Essential Coin and Relic Manager: How to Clean, Conserve, Display, Photograph, Repair, Restore, Replicate and Store Metal Detecting Finds
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,300. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Archaeology
An expert guide to cleaning, conserving, repairing, restoring, replicating, storing, photographing and displaying metal detecting finds or coins, artifacts and relics for fun and profit.
The Essential Guide to Old, Antique and Ancient Metal Spoons
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,810. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Kitchenware
This illustrated guide to spoons has been produced for finders, collectors, family historians and anyone interested in spoons from earliest times to the nineteenth century. The book is basically divided into three sections: the first covers the development of spoons, particularly silver, from earliest times; the second covers old base metal spoons and the third, some continental spoons.
Gold Prospecting & Placer Deposits: Finding Gold Made Simpler
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 56,840. Language: American English. Published: March 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Reference
Gold prospecting is growing in popularity. There are numerous books out there, but this one was written to read like a novel, yet teach you how you can be successful at finding some gold of your own. The old-timers didn't get it all, contrary to urban myth. This book is based on the author's lifetime of prospecting and is aimed at getting the beginner and the novice alike, into some gold!
Metal Detecting Made Easy: A Guide for Beginners and Reference for All
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,030. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
Metal detecting is a great hobby almost anyone can enjoy, with the real possibility that you can change history, or even your life, forever. However, you are unlikely to make great finds instantly with a metal detector - you need to know a few things first. The purpose of this manual is to show you what equipment you need, how and where to use it and how to overcome the obstacles. And much more...
The Successful Treasure Hunter’s Essential Guide
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Price: Free! Words: 32,530. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
With over 40 years experience in the hobby of metal detecting or treasure hunting, David Villanueva tackles the major problems metal detectorists face. Obtaining search permission; research and finding sites; laws and code of practice; choosing a metal detector and overcoming detector limitations; identifying and preserving finds, coping with buried trash and techniques for locating finds.