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Guide to Minerals, Rocks and Gems

Guide to Minerals, Rocks and Gems

by Rupert Hochleitner

Only $19.99
An identification and reference guide to over 350 minerals, rocks, and gems. This book is a 4 1/2" x 7 5/8" paperback with 254 pages, and there are multiple color photos on practically every page. Minerals are organized by their streak color. A nice introduction for the beginner, or a handy reference for the experienced person.

Guide to Minerals, Rocks and Gems
Table of Contents

    How are the pages organized?
4
    How do I identify rocks and minerals?
6
   
The Rocks and Minerals
    Blue streak color
18
    Red streak color
25
    Yellow streak color
36
    Brown streak color
44
    Green streak color
56
    Black streak color
73
    White streak color
102
    Rocks
216
   
Glossary
247
Index
249
What gemstone is this?
252
About the Author and Credits
254