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Rocks & minerals / written by Dr. R.F. Symes.

Symes, R. F., (author.).

Available copies

  • 6 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library j552 SYM (Text) 30477101037160 Children: Nonfiction Available -
LaGrange Co PL - Shipshewana Branch j552 SYM (Text) 30477101037178 Children: New Available -
LaGrange Co PL - Topeka Branch j552 SYM (Text) 30477101037186 Children: New Available -
Monticello-Union Twp PL - Monticello J 549 SYM (Text) 37743002070698 Children Nonfiction Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City J 549 SYMES (Text) 30403002037349 Childrens - Non-Fiction Available -
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield j552 Symes (Text) 78292000338377 Children's Non-Fiction Book Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781465420985
  • ISBN: 1465420983
  • ISBN: 9781484447529
  • Physical Description: 72 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
  • Edition: American edition.
  • Publisher: New York : DK Publishing, 2014.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 69) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Earth -- Rocks and their minerals -- How rocks are formed -- 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?
Summary, etc.: Text and photographs examine the creation, importance, erosion, mining, and uses of rocks, minerals and precious metals.
Target Audience Note: 1120 Lexile.
Subject: Rocks.
Mineralogy.

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