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Title:
Gem minerals of Idaho
Author:
Beckwith, John A., 1942-
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Publication Information:
Caldwell, Idaho : Caxton Printers, 1972.
Physical Description:
123 pages : illustrations, portrait (on lining paper) ; 23 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780870042287
Format :
Book

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Central Library QE392.5.U5 B42 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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Summary

Summary

Designed for beginners and for those collectors visiting Idaho for the first time, this is a guide to some of the countless collecting areas of the state. It contain information of general value on the physical and optical characteristics of minerals, as well as facts concerning history, lore, and fashioning of many of the gems.


Author Notes

A Graduate Gemologist of the Gemological Institute of America, and holding an M.A. in English, John A. Beckwith is a professor with multi-faceted talents in both the sciences and the humanities.


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