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Book, "Minerals and Gemstones: 300 of the Earth's Natural Treasures" by Dr. David Cook and Dr. Wendy L. Kirk. Sold individually.
Item Number: H20-3820BK
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Features 300 minerals and gemstones, from copper, gold and silver to opal, kernite and gismondite
• Learn what the Earth is made of, how its rocks were formed and how minerals and gems are used today
• Information tables give color, luster, streak, hardness, specific gravity, cleavage, habit and crystal system
• Each entry is illustrated with a photograph.
Softcover, flexibound, full color, 320 pages
Book size: 6-1/2 x 5-1/2 inches
Level: All skills levels
Books are shrink-wrapped and are returnable if unopened.
About the authors: Dr. David C. Cook is a former research chemist. He has studied geology and has teaching experience.
Dr. Wendy Kirk is a lecturer in geology at University College London and has curated geology collections for thirty years.