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Gems Made by Man {FIRST EDITION}

Nassau, PhD, Kurt

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ISBN 10: 0801967732 / ISBN 13: 9780801967733
Published by Chilton Book Company, Radnor, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., 1980
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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"The compelling story of man's efforts to duplicate nature's finest gems is told with style amd expertise by Kurt Nassau, a pioneer in laser technology with twenty years' laboratory experience in crystal growth. Je relates the failures and successes of scientists who worked to create perfection-not mere gem imitations, but synthetic gemstones with the same chemical composition, crystal structure and appearance as naturally occurring diamonds, rubies, sapphires, emeralds, opals, and other precious stones." This book has 364 pages and is illustrated throughout. The text contains NO internal markings whatsoever. Bookseller Inventory # 033016

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Title: Gems Made by Man {FIRST EDITION}

Publisher: Chilton Book Company, Radnor, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 1980

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Edition: First Edition {First Printing}

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