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Darwin & Mining . The Utopia of Non-Mining.

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Author:
Date: 2012-09-08 01:47:14
Blog: I think mining
URL: http://ithinkmining.com/2012/09/07/darwin-mining-the-utopia-of-non-mining/

Summary:

Does mining dictate society and its progress; or does society & progress dictate mining? Consider Swaziland.   We have archeological evidence of mining in Swaziland 40,000 years ago.  They mined hematite, presumably to paint their faces red and make them more fearsome in warfare.  In spite of the Zulus, Chaka, and British incursions into that part [...]

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Geographic context:

LocationCountryLatitudeLongitude
SwazilandSZ-26.518431.4657

Keywords:

archeological evidence, blogs, British incursions, hematite, mining, Mining history, society, Swaziland, Utopia, Zulus

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