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Title:
Collecting rock & crystals : hold the treasures of the earth in the palm of your hand
Author:
Farndon, John.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Sterling Pub., [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
80 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Summary:
Introduces different kinds of rocks and mineral crystals, discussing how they are formed, how to identify them, and how to build a collection.
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780806924519
Format :
Book

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Every collector will want this ultimate handbook to safe and environmentally friendly ways of finding and collecting rocks and crystals, identifying them, and cleaning and storing them. Contains over 250 color photos of beautiful sliced and polished granite; the gleaming green gem, peridot; classic sedimentary rocks like clay and shale; and conglomerate stones like the pebbled puddingstone. Plus -- see some of the greatest monuments in rock, including Mount Rushmore and the Pyramids.


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