The Encyclopedia Of Rocks Minerals And Gemstones

Author: Henry Russell
Publisher: Thunder Bay Press (CA)
ISBN: 9781571455628
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They have been used as building materials, decoration, and have often been attributed special powers. This book, arranged in alphabetical format, describes 288 different rocks, minerals, and gems.

The Complete Encyclopedia Of Minerals

Author: Petr Korbel
Publisher: Booksales
ISBN: 9780785815204
Size: 29.84 MB
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A reference to more than six hundred minerals, with color photographs of each type and an explanation of their forms and properties.

The Rock And Gem Book

Author: Dan Green
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd
ISBN: 0241278902
Size: 76.96 MB
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The Rock and Gem Book is packed full of photos of natural wonders, including rocks, minerals, gems, shells and fossils.

The Pocket Book Of Stones Revised Edition

Author: Robert Simmons
Publisher: North Atlantic Books
ISBN: 1583949135
Size: 14.78 MB
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The Pocket Book of Stones includes a comprehensive index of the healing qualities and the emotional and spiritual properties of all the stones in the book. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Investigating Minerals Rocks And Fossils

Author: Michael Anderson
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group
ISBN: 1615305009
Size: 48.68 MB
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Casper, Julie Kerr. Minerals: Gifts from the Earth (Chelsea House, 2007). Garcia,
F.A., and D.S. Miller Discovering Fossils: How to Find and Identify Remains of the
Prehistoric Past (Stackpole, 1998). Hall, Cally. Gemstones (DK, 2010). Mitchell,
J.R. The Rockhound's Handbook (Gem Guides, 2008). Parker, Steve. The World
Encyclopedia of Fossils and Fossil-Collecting (Lorenz, 2007). Polk, Patti.
Collecting Rocks, Gems, and Minerals (Krause, 2010). Pough, F.H. Peterson First
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Rock And Mineral

Author: John Farndon
Publisher: Dk Pub
ISBN: 9780756611408
Size: 50.10 MB
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Describes the history and uses of various types of rocks and minerals, including quartz, oxides, carbonates, and gemstones.


Author: Julie Kerr Casper
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 1438105592
Size: 27.16 MB
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Color Encyclopedia of Gemstones. 2nd ed. New York: Van Nos- trandReinhold,
1987. Bains, Rae. Rocks and Minerals. Mahwah, N.J.: Troll Associates, 1985.
Bingham, Caroline. Rocks and Minerals. New York: DK Publishing, 2004.
Cipriani, Curzio, and Alessandro Boreli. Gems and Precious Stones. New York:
Simon & Schuster, 1986. Fuller, Sue. Rocks and Minerals. New York: Dorling
Kindersley, 1995. Gallant, Roy A. Minerals. Tarrytown, N.Y.: Marshall Cavendish
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Rocks And Minerals

Author: N.Geographic
Publisher: Popular Prakashan
ISBN: 9788179913017
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Mixing different minerals makes other colors. For example, titanium, zirconium,
and magnesium alloys make silvery white. Iron filings and small pieces of
charcoal make the gold sparks, and the bright flashes come from aluminum
powder. BOOKS TO READ Fuller, Sue, and Christopher Maynard. Backpack
Books: 1,001 Facts About Rocks & Minerals. Dorling Kindersley, 2002. Pellan,
Chris, and Henry Russell. Encyclopedia of Rocks, Minerals, and Gemstones.
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Crystal Enchantments

Author: D.J. Conway
Publisher: Crossing Press
ISBN: 0307785866
Size: 55.62 MB
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and Minerals. NY: Alfred A. Knopf, 1978. Aima. Perfume. Oils. Candles. Seals
and Incense. Foibles Publications, 1971. Anderson, Frank I. Riches of the Earth:
Ornamental, Precious and Semiprecious Stones. NY: Windward, l98l. Arem, Joel
E. Color Encyclopedia of Gemstones. NY: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1977. Axon,
Gordon V. The Wonderful World of Gems. NY: Criterion Books. [967. Baer,
Randall N. and ...