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Rocks and minerals / Chris Pellant ; Helen ... Read More

Pellant, Chris.(Author).

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Kirtland Community College Library QE 431.2 .P45 2002 30775305458029 General Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0789491060 (flex.)
  • ISBN: 9780789491060 (flex.)
  • Physical Description: 256 p. : col. ill. ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: 1st American ed., reprinted with corrections.
  • Publisher: New York : Dorling Kindersley, 2002.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Collecting rocks and minerals -- Field equipment ... Read More
Summary, etc.:
"Designed for beginners and experienced collectors ... Read More
Subject: Rocks > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Minerals > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Rocks > Identification > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Minerals > Identification > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
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1001 . ‡aPellant, Chris.
24510. ‡aRocks and minerals / ‡cChris Pellant ; Helen Pellant, editorial consultant ; photography by Harry Taylor.
250 . ‡a1st American ed., reprinted with corrections.
260 . ‡aNew York : ‡bDorling Kindersley, ‡c2002.
300 . ‡a256 p. : ‡bcol. ill. ; ‡c22 cm.
4901 . ‡aSmithsonian handbooks
500 . ‡aIncludes index.
5050 . ‡aCollecting rocks and minerals -- Field equipment -- Home equipment -- Organizing your collection --How this book works -- Mineral or rock? -- Mineral formation -- Mineral composition -- Mineral characteristics -- Mineral identification -- How rocks are formed -- Igneous rock characteristics -- Types of metamorphism -- Metamorphic rock characteristics -- Sedimentary rock characteristics -- Rock identification key -- Minerals -- Rocks.
520 . ‡a"Designed for beginners and experienced collectors alike, DK's Smithsonian Handbook of Rocks and Minerals' explains what rocks or minerals are, how they are classified, and how to start a collection. A clear visual key illustrates the differences between igneous, metamorphic, and sedimentary rocks, then guides the reader to the correct rock entry. A concise glossary provides instant understanding of technical and scientific terms" -- back cover.
650 0. ‡aRocks ‡vHandbooks, manuals, etc.
650 0. ‡aMinerals ‡vHandbooks, manuals, etc.
650 0. ‡aRocks ‡xIdentification ‡vHandbooks, manuals, etc.
650 0. ‡aMinerals ‡xIdentification ‡vHandbooks, manuals, etc.
830 0. ‡aSmithsonian handbooks.
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