Rocks & Minerals (DK Pockets) (Fuller)


Rocks & Minerals (DK Pockets) (Fuller)

Handy pocket guide for student or collector.  Color pics.

Minerals are solid mixtures of chemicals that each have a unique set of characteristics -- just like a fingerprint. Find out how these minerals bind together to form rocks and much, much more. Eye Wonder Rocks and Minerals introduces geologic elements to budding scientists - Did you know that the amount of gold in any material is measured in carats and that 24-carat gold is pure gold? Find out facts like this and much more in this fascinating guide to rocks and minerals.

Paperback: 160 pages
Publisher: DK Publishing, Inc.; Revised edition (June 2003)
Language: English
Product Dimensions: 5.1 x 6.4 x 0.5 inches

Price: $4.95