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Rocks and Minerals Pocket Nature Guide

By Dorling Kindersley

A photographic guide to the world's rocks & minerals

Dorling Kindersley's Rocks and Minerals Pocket Nature Guide is an easy-to-use compact guide with high quality close-up photography to illustrate over 300 of the most commonly seen rocks and minerals from around the world.

Identification is made easy as the specimen is photographed in its natural state to show its characteristic features.

Soft Cover. 224 pages. approx. 190mm X 102mm. ISBN 1405305940. Barcode 9781405305945. Out of Stock

 

Extract

Each entry combines a precise description with annotated photographs to highlight the rock or mineral's chief characteristics and distinguishing features. Accompanying text-boxes provide clear, at-a-glance facts for quick reference. In addition, each mineral entry features a photograph showing the landscape from which it was obtained.

The book is equally useful to beginners or experienced collectors.

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