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Intrepid Explorer The Autobiography of the World's Best Mine FinderWhen seven year old Dave Lowell was camped out at his father's mine in the hills of southern Arizona in 1935 he knew he had found his calling Life couldn't get any better than this he recalls I didn't know what science was but wisps of scientific thought were already working into my plan So began the legendary career of the engineer geologist explorer and international businessman whose life is recounted in his own words in this captivating book An Arizona native with family roots in territorial times Lowell grew from modest beginnings on a ranch near Nogales to become a major world figure in the fields of minerals mining and economic geology He has personally discoveredcopper than anyone in history and has developed multibillion dollar gold and copper mines that have changed the economies of nations And although he has consulted for corporations in the field of mining he has largely operated as an independent agent and explorer the architect of his own path and success His life's story unfolds in four stages his early education in his field on the job learning at sites in the United States and Mexico development of exploration strategies and finally the launch of his own enterprises and companies Recurring themes in Lowell's life include the strict personal ethical and tactical policies he reuires of his colleagues; his devotion to his family; and his distaste for being away from the field in a corporate office even to this day The magnitude of Lowell's overall success is evident in his list of mine discoveries as well as in his scientific achievements and the enormous respect his friends and colleagues have had for him throughout his lengthy career which he continues to zealously pursue J David Lowell is a hero directly out of Ayn Rand's Atlas Shrugged but in real life This little promoted book is an inspirational account of a life built on the American dream a uestioning and active mind physical courage and achievement that enriched the entire world The book is a true life adventure novel It was hard to put down I read longer into the night than I should haveIt was impossible for me to read the book without a sense of sorrow for the freedoms that the United States has lost over the lifetime of the author David was born in 1928 As a child he recalled his father buying dynamite at the local hardware store and loading it into their truck Safety was assured by keeping the blasting caps on the side of the truck away from the dynamite You could legally buy explosives over the counter in Arizona into the 1990'sCrossing the border with firearms was not a huge problem David and his new wife transported firearms down to Mexico without a hitch or uestion While guns are not a central theme in the book it is clear that they have often been an everyday working tool for David Lowell Hunting was his primary recreation at his first job as a mining engineer in Mexico He was a member of his college rifle team and later in life he shot a marauding mountain lion with a357 Smith Wesson revolverThe central thesis in the book is how David Lowell created great wealth for the world with his mind and courage He was able to understand and importantly act on the information that he perceived to convert useless rock into enormous wealth He became wealthy in the process but his wealth was a tiny fraction of the wealth that he created for the world Make no mistake in spite of David Lowell characterising himself as a Treasure Finder he created the wealth It was his knowledge ability drive and organization that turned useless rock into valuable ore and metal to keep our industrial civilization goingWhat were David's primary enemies? Ignorance stupidity corruption fraud and irrational bureaucracy Physical danger while significant was a smaller obstacle to overcome Fortunately for the world David's several brushes with death were near missesDisclaimer I have a degree in mining engineering was on my college pistol team worked in a military bureaucracy for 30 years and own a couple of mining propertiesIf you wish to read an inspirational true story about how giants among us create wealth for all read this bookLink to page for the book