Rocks and Minerals (Collins Wild Guide)
Easy-to-use introductory illustrated guidesto discovering the natural worldRocks and Minerals covers 220 commonly found types of rock, mineral, and gemstone throughout the world. This pocket-size guide is the ideal companion for beginner geologists and contains practical advice and information for those wanting to further their interests.Full-color photographs illustrate each type of rock or mineral, including their crystalline structure or other identification featuresInformation on distribution, chemical composition, hardness, color, and textureDetailed description and ID Fact File offers key identification information at a glance
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- Paperback | 243 pages
- 99.1 x 170.2 x 17.8mm | 136.08g
- 04 Apr 2006
- HarperCollins Publishers Inc
- HarperCollins Publishers
- New York, NY, United States
- Illustrations, unspecified