Rocks and Minerals

Rocks and Minerals

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This is one of a series of pocket-sized guides on a range of subjects. Arranged thematically for easy reference, each "Pocket" has been written by a subject expert in a way that aims to make the information easily accessible to readers aged 8 and up. The reference section at the back contains extra facts and figures. This book covers rocks and minerals. From the rarest gems to the most common rocks in the Earth's crust, it is a catalogue of minerals grouped by colour for ease of more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 160 pages
  • 101.6 x 121.92 x 12.7mm | 136.08g
  • Dorling Kindersley Ltd
  • Dorling Kindersley Publishers Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 136pp 4-colour and 24pp 2-colour illustrations
  • 0751351784
  • 9780751351781

Table of contents

Formation; age; properties; colourless and white minerals; silver and grey minerals; yellow and gold minerals; green minerals; brown and red minerals; purple and blue minerals; black minerals; igneous rocks; metamorphic rocks; sedimentary rocks; coal; more

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