Crystal & Gem (Eyewitness)

by R.F. Symes

Other authorsR.R. Harding (Author)
Hardcover, 2000

Status

Checked out
Due Dec 8, 2022

Local notes

548 Sym (c.2)

Barcode

4165

Collection

Publication

DK Children (2000), Edition: 1st, 64 pages. (Mar 2018). $15.95.

Description

Describes how crystals form in nature, how crystals are grown artificially, and how crystals are used in industry. Numerous color photos with text identify the various gemstones.

Language

Original language

English

Original publication date

2007-06-25 (Rev. Ed.)
2004 (Rev. Ed.)
1991

Physical description

64 p.; 8.76 inches

User reviews

LibraryThing member hgcslibrary
Describes the seven basic shapes of crystals and how they form in nature, how crystals are studied and identified, how crystals are grown artifically, how crystals are used in industry and other aspects of crystallogrphy.
LibraryThing member dayspring777
Beautiful display to introduce the wide variety of precious and semi precious stones for younger minds!

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