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Rocks and minerals : a photographic field guide, Chris [Pellant] and Helen Pellant

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Rocks and minerals : a photographic field guide
Title
Rocks and minerals
Title remainder
a photographic field guide
Statement of responsibility
Chris [Pellant] and Helen Pellant
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For experts and armchair enthusiasts alike, Rocks and Minerals: A Photographic Field Guide will appeal to anyone interested in uncovering the mysteries of this subject. A general introduction is followed by an introduction to rocks covering the three groups: igneous, metamorphic and sedimentary, plus their formation and occurrence, main characteristics and economic uses. A number of examples from each category will be detailed an illustrated. The second part of the book begins with an introduction to minerals, including gemstones, explaining their classification, occurrence, formation and characteristics, identification and economic uses. This is followed by accounts and images of a wide selection of examples
Cataloging source
UKMGB
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Pellant, Chris
Dewey number
552
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Pellant, Helen
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  • Rocks
  • Minerals
  • Petrology
  • Mineralogy
  • Mineralogy
  • Minerals
  • Petrology
  • Rocks
Label
Rocks and minerals : a photographic field guide, Chris [Pellant] and Helen Pellant
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
1099900
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9781472909930
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781472909930
  • (OCoLC)890394242
Label
Rocks and minerals : a photographic field guide, Chris [Pellant] and Helen Pellant
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
1099900
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
192 pages
Isbn
9781472909930
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781472909930
  • (OCoLC)890394242

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