This best-selling title has helped push thousands of people into gold prospecting. You'll learn all the basics of gold prospecting from how and where to look for it to the best methods for gold extraction. The basics of panning and sluicing are covered, plus information on turning your new-found gold into jewelry.Favorite book among beginning prospectors. Full-page illustrations on the mechanics of panning and sluicing for gold. Maps of Western states' gold locations. Numerous illustrations. Lois De Lorenzo 80 pages, 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches, soft cover.