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Gem : the definitive visual guide / foreword by Aja Raden.

Raden, Aja, writer of foreword. (Added Author). Smithsonian Institution. (Added Author).
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  • 3 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola REF 553.8 GEM (Text) 33118000176352 Reference Available -
Jay Co PL - Portland 553.8 G322 (Text) 76383000444709 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Morgan Co PL - Monrovia Branch OV 553.8 GEM (Text) 78551000530145 Oversized Books Checked out 05/04/2017
Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library 553.8 GEM (Text) 70741000141834 Adult Non Fiction Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 553.8 GEM (Text) 33946003200453 New Books . 2nd Floor Checked out 05/04/2017

Record details

  • ISBN: 1465453563
  • ISBN: 9781465453563
  • Physical Description: 440 pages : color illustrations ; 32 cm
  • Edition: First American edition.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : DK Publishing, 2016.

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction -- Native elements -- Gemstones -- Organic gems -- Rock gems and rocks.
Summary, etc.: Whether you're interested in fine jewelry or mineralogy, this book provides in-depth information about all the major gem types. The text reveals the riches of the Earth from raw minerals to jewelry pieces. It also explains the science, history, and mythology that surround the gems.
Subject: Precious stones.
Precious metals.
NATURE > Rocks & Minerals.
SCIENCE > Earth Sciences > Mineralogy.
Precious stones.
Precious metals.

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