VOLUME 1: 1. Introduction to Mining 2. Mineral Economics 3. Government
Role and Influence in Mining 4. Mineral Prospecting and Exploration 5.
Project and Mining Geology 6. Mine Evaluation and Investment Analysis 7.
Mine Development 8. Mine Exploitation 9. Production Operations 10. Geo-mechanics 11. Environmental Health and Safety 12. Auxiliary
Operations VOLUME 2: 13. Surface Mine Development 14. Surface Mining:
Mechanical Extraction Methods 15. Surface and Hybrid Mining: Aqueous
Extraction Methods 16. Surface Mining: Comparison of Methods 17.
Underground Mine Development 18. Underground Mining: Self-Supported
Methods 19. Underground Mining:Supported Methods 20. Underground Mining:
Caving Methods 21. Underground Mining: Comparison of Methods 22. Novel
and Innovative Mining Methods 23. Evaluation of Mining Methods and
Systems 24. Openings for Non-mining Purposes 25. Post-mining Operations.
Appendix includes: Table A: Conversion of English to SI Units Table B:
Strength Properties of Rocks Table C: Engineering Properties of Rock
Table D: Properties of Common Minerals Table E: Material Properties and
Characteristics Table F: Heat Values of Various Fuels Table G:
Geometrical Relationships and Mensuration Formulas Table H: Standard
Sizing and Meshes Table I: Ship Measures Table J: International Atomic
Weights Table K: Time Value of Money Factors for Discrete Compounding