This handy identification guide to the most common kinds of rocks & minerals offers concise & fascinating information on: physical & chemical properties; origins & geologic significance; gems & semiprecious stones; how to find & collect specimens. Illustrated in full color throughout, this is a gem of a guide for rockhounds & mineral collectors! A classic guide for all ages with easy-to-read expert knowledge. Enjoy & learn!
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Book Description St. Martin's Press, New York. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Paperback. New. "A Golden Guide", in small format (approx. 4-1/2 x 7) with flexible cover. 160 pages, illustrated throughout in color. Bookseller Inventory # 012155