Gems & Minerals
Andreas Landmann
Schiffer Publishing Ltd. (2008)
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#261
5*
Science
Gemstones, Mineralogy, Minerals
Hardcover 9780764330667
English
In recent years, minerals and gems have enjoyed growing renown and popularity. At this time there are some 3,800 different minerals known from all parts of the world that have been deep in the earth for millions of years and grew there over thousands of years. Learn to identify the most important groups of minerals, including quartz, feldspar, beryl, tourmaline, corundum, diamond, garnet, spinel, fluorite, precious metals, and more. More than 150 photos with descriptions relate how minerals originate, are found, and what they signified in ancient times.

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Translator Edward Force
Product Details
LoC Classification QE392 .L36 2008
LoC Control Number 2008924780
Dewey 553.8
Cover Price 24.95 CHF
No. of Pages 176
Height x Width 279 x 216  mm
Original Title Edelsteine und Mineralien
Original Publisher Edition XXL
Original Language German
Original Publication Year 2004
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Store Amazon.com
Location C 4
Purchase Price 25.00 CHF
Purchase Date janvier 2014
Condition Excellent
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