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Reg Wilson is a bit of a legend in Australian detecting circles and has kept a comprehensive photo collection of his finds over 4 or 5 decades. Now everyone likes gold images and stories -  and there

Fabulous photos JR and I am honored that you are posting them on the forum! The quote above reminds me how I wish I could go back about thirty years and rearrange a few things. I was up to my neck in

mn, interesting that you should ask about Bruce Candy, as he is probably one of the most talented and enigmatic people I have ever met. I first met Bruce in the early eighties, when I was detecti

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Reg,

You'll have to get some sort of bulk distribution to the states I would imagine and then have them individually sent.

Chris Ralph has a book he would like to sell to Adam but the shipping from the states to him is greater than the cost of the book.

Has E-Book distribution been successful enough at preventing unauthorized copies?

A recent nugget book with good printing quality from Reese Townes was printed in South Korea rather than the United States.  I know you probably have connections for least cost printing also if you were to use someone outside of Australia.

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Count me in for a copy.

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Blurb is a perfect choice for your book Reg. You have a history few can match and Blurb will do a great job with your many priceless photographs. It's good to know you're recovered from your surgery, welcome back.

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On 6/16/2020 at 10:35 PM, geelong guy said:

put me down for a copy

Me too

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ML should put a copy of this book in the box of every detector they sell.

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Actually, it might even be better to have a book compiled with all high profile detectorists who have, at one time or the other, contributed to the success story of ML. Seeing their spectacular gold finds in high gloss format, together with a brief history of their discoveries with individual comments would make this a really nice testament of ML's excellence, added in every new detector box. 

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