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Rocks & minerals / written by Dr. R.F. Symes and the staff of the Natural History Museum, London.

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Heritage Public Library.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Charles City J 552 SYM (Text) 39001000291669 New Books Available -
New Kent J 552 SYM (Text) 39001000291670 New Books Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780744028966
  • ISBN: 0744028965
  • Physical Description: 72 pages : illustrations (chifely color) ; 29 cm.
  • Edition: Revised edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : DK, 2021.

Content descriptions

General Note:
At head of title: Eyewitness.
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Our rocky planet -- Rocks and their minerals -- Rock formation -- Weathering and erosion -- Rocks on the seashore -- Igneous rock -- Volcanic rock -- Sedimentary rock -- Limestone -- Metamorphism -- Marble -- The first flint tools -- Rocks as tools -- Pigments -- Building stones -- The story of coal -- Fossils -- Space rocks -- Minerals -- Crystals -- Crystal growth -- The properties of minerals -- Gemstones -- Decorative stones -- Other gems -- Ore minerals -- Precious metals -- Cutting and polishing -- Starting a collection -- Did you know? -- Rock or mineral? -- Find out more.
Summary, etc.:
"Unearth a treasure trove of geological knowledge with this in-depth guide to over 500 rocks and minerals"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Rocks > Juvenile literature
Minerals > Juvenile literature
Geology > Juvenile literature
Rocks
Minerals.
Geology.

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