Book - Fists Full of Gold
Currently out of print for an indefinite period.
Fists full of Gold is full of practical information on hunting for gold with techniques for working the different types of prospecting methods. Written by Chris Ralph, a well known American prospector, there are sections on basic geology, panning, crevicing, dredging, dry washing and metal detecting as well as tooling needed etc. This book is a well deserved read for novices and experienced prospectors alike.