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The world of rocks & minerals

William B. Rice

The world of rocks & minerals

by William B. Rice

  • 199 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Teacher Created Materials Pub. in Huntington Beach, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rocks -- Juvenile literature,
  • Minerals -- Juvenile literature,
  • Geology -- Juvenile literature,
  • Mineralogy -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Other titlesWorld of rocks and minerals
    StatementWilliam B. Rice.
    GenreJuvenile literature
    SeriesEarth and space science readers
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE432.2 .R3287 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24000764M
    ISBN 109780743905534
    LC Control Number2008279398
    OCLC/WorldCa319496960

    The definitive guide to rocks and minerals, completely updated for the fifth edition, includes color photographs showing rocks, minerals, and geologic formations. Hundreds of minerals are described, with details such as geographic formations. Readers will learn the answer to that and much more in this fascinating informational text! Igneous rock, sedimentary rock, metamorphic rock, geologists, and gemstones are some of the topics that are introduced through clear, stunning photos, interesting charts and graphs, supportive text, and an accessible glossary and index.

    This is a list of minerals for which there are articles on Wikipedia.. Minerals are distinguished by various chemical and physical properties. Differences in chemical composition and crystal structure distinguish the various a mineral species there may be variation in physical properties or minor amounts of impurities that are recognized by mineralogists or wider society as a. Rocks & Minerals is sure to delight, teach and entertain rock and mineral enthusiasts, and reveal our wondrous world as never before. Soft cover, 5" x 8", pages. Soft .

      My Book of Rocks and Minerals is filled with fascinating facts about and amazing images of rocks, minerals, gems, and fossils from the deepest caves to outer space. Features introduce different categories, from crystals to glow-in-the-dark minerals, and illuminating images provide a closer look and show amazing geological :   The book “Rocks and Minerals of The World: Geology for Kids - Minerology and Sedimentology” is one of the books in a series of educational books written by Professor Baby and published by Speedy Publishing. This book, which is a part of the “Children's Rocks & Minerals Books” series, provides children with a chance to learn about /5().


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