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The rock & gem book : ...and other treasures of the natural world / written by Dan Green.

Green, Dan, 1975- author. (Author). Dorling Kindersley Publishing, Inc. (Added Author). Smithsonian Institution. (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 4 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 8 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fulton Co PL - Aubbee Library (Leiters Ford) J 552 GRE (Text) 33187004061301 Juvenile Nonfiction - A Available -
Fulton Co PL - Fulton Library J 552 GRE (Text) 33187004061293 Juvenile Nonfiction - F Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library J 552 GRE (Text) 33187004061285 Juvenile Nonfiction - R Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library JUV 552 GREEN (Text) 37500004244386 Kids Fact Books Checked out 04/04/2017
Jay Co PL - Portland J552 G795r (Text) 76383000443321 Junior Non-Fiction Available -
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch KID SCIENCE EARTH ROCK.SOIL (Text) 37516002023744 KidNF Science Checked out 04/01/2017
Perry Co PL - Bookmobile BJ 552 GRE (Text) 70621000560704 BKM-Juv Oversized Checked out 04/20/2017
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield j552 Green (Text) 78292000357311 Children's Non-Fiction Book Collection Checked out 04/18/2017

Record details

  • ISBN: 146545070X
  • ISBN: 9781465450708
  • Physical Description: 208 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
  • Edition: First American edition.
  • Publisher: New York : DK Publishing, 2016.

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: Our rocky planet -- The rock cycle -- Rocks -- Minerals and gems -- Fossils -- Shells -- Famous treasures.
Summary, etc.: The Rock and Gem Book is packed full of photos of natural wonders, including rocks, minerals, gems, shells and fossils. This children's encyclopedia displays more than 1,200 full-color specimens, from sapphires and rubies to silver and pearl, revealing the unique qualities of each material and how it is used in industry, architecture, art and science. Including precious metals, rare fossils, tiny gemstones and giant shells, the Rock and Gem Book gives a complete overview of the Earth's naturally occurring marvels and the beautiful objects created from them.
Subject: Precious stones > Identification > Juvenile literature.
Rocks > Identification > Juvenile literature.
Minerals > Identification > Juvenile literature.
Gems > Identification > Juvenile literature.
Gems > Juvenile literature.
Minerals > Juvenile literature.
Fossils > Juvenile literature.
Precious stones > Juvenile literature.

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