DOC: INTRODUCTION TO MINING


Mining may well have been the second of humankind’s earliest endeavors — granted that agriculture was the first. The two industries ranked together as the primary or basic industries of early civilization. Little has changed in the importance of these industries since the beginning of civilization.... Document/File: .pdf, filesize: n/a. Filetype: pdf. Filename: introduction-to-mining. Title: INTRODUCTION TO MINING. 2014.

 

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