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

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The rock & gem book : ...and other treasures of the natural world
Title
The rock & gem book
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...and other treasures of the natural world
Statement of responsibility
written by Dan Green
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Rock and gem book
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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
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Title
The rock & gem book
Creator
Summary
Offers an illustrated introduction to some of the natural world's phenomena, including rocks, minerals, gemstones, and metals, along with fossils and shells, describing key features of each
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Cataloging source
YDXCP
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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  • 4
  • 6
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True
Series statement
DK Smithsonian
Target audience
juvenile
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...and other treasures of the natural world
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...and other treasures of the natural world
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written by Dan Green
The rock & gem book : ...and other treasures of the natural world, written by Dan Green
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The rock & gem book : ...and other treasures of the natural world, written by Dan Green
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Includes index
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
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  • rdacontent
Contents
Our rocky planet -- The rock cycle -- Rocks -- Minerals and gems -- Fossils -- Shells -- Famous treasures
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Dimensions
29 cm.
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Edition
First American edition.
Extent
208 pages
Isbn
9781465450708
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
cat49
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn923556005
  • (OCoLC)923556005

Library Locations

    • Douglas County Libraries, Castle PinesBorrow it
      360 Village Square Lane, Castle Pines, CO, 80108, US
      39.4701659 -104.8794025
    • Douglas County Libraries, James H LarueBorrow it
      9292 S. Ridgeline Blvd., Highlands Ranch, CO, 80129, US
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    • Douglas County Libraries, Lone TreeBorrow it
      10055 Library Way, Lone Tree, CO, 80124, US
      39.533569 -104.881522
    • Douglas County Libraries, ParkerBorrow it
      20105 East Mainstreet, Parker, CO, 80138, US
      39.5183352 -104.7537673
    • Douglas County Libraries, RoxboroughBorrow it
      8357 N. Rampart Range Rd. Ste. 200, Roxborough, CO, 80125, US
      39.4836733 -105.0754459
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