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

Pellant, Chris.(Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kirtland Community College.

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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.

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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.
Summary: "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.

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