The rock and gem book

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the rock and gem book

Rock, Mineral and Fossil Books

Simply link your Qantas Frequent Flyer membership number to your Booktopia account and earn points on eligible orders. Either by signing into your account or linking your membership details before your order is placed. Your points will be added to your account once your order is shipped. Click on the cover image above to read some pages of this book! 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, full-colour 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.
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Published 01.01.2019

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The Rock and Gem Book

This page features an assortment of new books on rocks, minerals and fossils. Click Button to Purchase. Item Description. Click Picture for Larger Image. Including specially commissioned photographs of more than illustrious specimens and information-rich text, this book illustrates each stone's unique characteristics and its relationship to humankind through the ages.

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Our planet is packed with the most extraordinary rocks, minerals, gems, shells, and fossils - and you'll find them all in this popular children's encyclopedia. The Rock and Gem Book is full of stunning photography of the world's natural wonders. More than 1, full-colour specimens will help you spot sedimentary from sandstone, and metamorphic from marble. The unique qualities of each material are described in-depth, together with their wide-ranging uses in industry, art, architecture, and science. Feast your eyes on a treasure trove of sparkling minerals and gems that any pirate would envy!



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