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The Resource The rock & gem book : ...and other treasures of the natural world, written by Dan Green

The rock & gem book : ...and other treasures of the natural world, written by Dan Green

Label
The rock & gem book : ...and other treasures of the natural world
Title
The rock & gem book
Title remainder
...and other treasures of the natural world
Statement of responsibility
written by Dan Green
Title variation
Rock and gem book
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Rock and Gem Book is packed full of photos of natural wonders, including rocks, minerals, gems, shells and fossils. This children's encyclopedia displays more than 1,200 full-color specimens, from sapphires and rubies to silver and pearl, revealing the unique qualities of each material and how it is used in industry, architecture, art and science. Including precious metals, rare fossils, tiny gemstones and giant shells, the Rock and Gem Book gives a complete overview of the Earth's naturally occurring marvels and the beautiful objects created from them
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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1975 June 20-
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Green, Dan
Dewey number
  • 552
  • 549
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QE392.2
LC item number
.G74 2016
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Dorling Kindersley Publishing, Inc
  • Smithsonian Institution
Series statement
DK Smithsonian
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  • Precious stones
  • Rocks
  • Minerals
  • Gems
  • Gems
  • Minerals
  • Fossils
  • Precious stones
  • Rocks
  • Minerals
  • Precious stones
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The rock & gem book : ...and other treasures of the natural world, written by Dan Green
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Our rocky planet -- The rock cycle -- Rocks -- Minerals and gems -- Fossils -- Shells -- Famous treasures
Control code
1670680
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
208 pages
Isbn
9781465450708
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1670680
  • (OCoLC)923556005
Label
The rock & gem book : ...and other treasures of the natural world, written by Dan Green
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Our rocky planet -- The rock cycle -- Rocks -- Minerals and gems -- Fossils -- Shells -- Famous treasures
Control code
1670680
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
208 pages
Isbn
9781465450708
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1670680
  • (OCoLC)923556005

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