Minerals of the world

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Publisher:
Sterling Pub. Co.,
Pub. Date:
c2008.
Edition:
2nd ed.
Language:
English
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It's the classic work: revised and updated! Identify over 500 of the most collectible minerals quickly and easily with this fully photographed field guide. And this new reissue makes identification easier, with new cleavability ratings for each entry alongside the handy classifications based on streak color, Mohs' hardness, and specific gravity. A complete introductory discussion of mineral forms and properties explains the essential criteria for recognition, and each of the hundreds of minerals (from Ankerite to Zinwaldite) is accompanied by information on its fracture, luster, chemical formula, aggregates, distinguishing characteristics, and localities.
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9780806985701
140275339
9781402753398
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Grouping Title minerals of the world
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subject_facet Minerals -- Handbooks, manuals, etc, Minerals -- Identification -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
title_display Minerals of the world
title_full Minerals of the world / Walter Schumann ; [translated by Elisabeth E. Reinersmann], Minerals of the world / Walter Schumann ; [translated by Elizabeth E. Reinersmann and Daniel Shea]
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