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Book by Ward, Fred
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For 14 years Fred Ward created, wrote, and photographed National Geographic Magazine's legendary gemstone series. He has now greatly expanded his classic work into the 8-book Fred Ward Gem Book Series, complete with new photographs and text. Travel the world of gems with Fred at your side. His easy-to-read accurate descriptions provide you with what you need to know to buy and enjoy the world's most historic and beautiful gemstones. Mr. Ward's award-winning photographs make each page a visual feast.Review:
Mining, enhancements, cutting, jewels, artifacts, synthetics and their uses are all illustrated with outstanding color photographs. -- Gems & Gemology Magazine
The color work is superb and the text so interesting that lay person and jeweler alike will eat it up. -- Richard Liddicoat, Chairman, GIA
Ward, a Graduate Gemologist, is famous for his inspired series in National Geographic Magazine. --John White, Lapidary Journal Magazine
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Book Description Gem Book Pub. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 0963372378 New Condition. Seller Inventory # NEW33.3040655