The Rock & Gem Book

The Rock & Gem Book

And Other Treasures of the Natural World

Book - 2016
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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.
Publisher: New York, New York : DK Publishing 2016
ISBN: 9781465450708
146545070X
Characteristics: 208 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm

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KSW0211
Mar 07, 2017

This is a really neat book! It goes over not only rocks and minerals, but also fossils, shells, ice, metals, jewelry- I mean anything you can think of in that realm. It's really fascinating! My 8 year old son is really into collecting raw gemstones and polishing them, and when I saw this I thought he'd really like it, and sure enough he's fascinated by it. But, I love it as well! It's neat to read facts about all the different types of gemstones and rocks and such. This is neat for reference but also just to look over to learn more. It goes into dinosaur bones and fossils from millions of years ago and so much more!

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Mar 07, 2017

KSW0211 thinks this title is suitable for 7 years and over

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