ADVENTURES IN GOLD
FORTUNES can be made and lost in an instant.
Author Jim Richards has lived a busy life, joining and then leaving the British army, diving piranha-infested rivers for diamonds in South America, discovering a gold mine in the Australian outback and becoming embroiled in one of the world’s biggest mining scams in Indonesia.
A leading mining executive, Richards has put pen to paper to document his journey into the world of gold in new book Gold Rush.
The memoir delves into his adventures in South America, Australia and Asia through personal stories and pictures, describing what it is about gold that drives men and women to put themselves in dangerous situations.
Gold Rush is available from www.fremantlepress.com.au.
Author Jim Richards.