Pocket Eyewitness Rocks and Minerals

by DK

£4.99


Reserve a copy

×

Reserve a copy

Reserve a copy of Pocket Eyewitness Rocks and Minerals for collection at Hart's Books. If you provide your email address below, we will contact you when this item is ready for collection. For delivery by post add the address to the order notes and we will be in touch to arrange payment.

Children's & Teenage

Paperback

9780241343678

Published by Dorling Kindersley Ltd

Published May 2018

Books >

This pocket-sized companion is the perfect guide to nearly 200 rocks and minerals.

From the igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic rocks, to sparkling minerals, this encyclopedic guide covers vital data such as where and how they form, as well as what they are used for. Get to grip with nearly 200 profiles of rocks and minerals, including basalt, marble, diamond, and rhodochrosite, with pin-sharp photographs, explaining characteristics such as hardness, colour, and lustre. This mine of information will help you to learn how to detect those rocks and minerals in no time. Take the next step in becoming an expert geologist and learn how to collect your discovered specimens, and get back to the elements with the periodic table.

Packed with fantastic encyclopedic stats, amazing photography, and genius gem facts, Pocket Eyewitness Rocks and Minerals will tell you everything you need to know about spotting rocks and identifying minerals in this handy pocket-sized guide.