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The Resource Rocks and minerals : facts at your fingertips, [senior editor, Fleur Star]

Rocks and minerals : facts at your fingertips, [senior editor, Fleur Star]

Label
Rocks and minerals : facts at your fingertips
Title
Rocks and minerals
Title remainder
facts at your fingertips
Statement of responsibility
[senior editor, Fleur Star]
Title variation
Pocket genius: Rocks and minerals
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10116774
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
552
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
IG1000L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Star, Fleur
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
DK Pocket genius
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rocks
  • Minerals
  • Rocks
  • Minerals
Label
Rocks and minerals : facts at your fingertips, [senior editor, Fleur Star]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Our rocky planet -- What is a mineral? -- What is a rock? -- Be a collector -- Rocks. How rocks are made -- Identifying rocks -- Igneous rocks -- Sedimentary rocks -- Metamorphic rock -- Meteorites -- Minerals. Where minerals form -- Mineral groups -- Identifying minerals -- Gemstones -- Native elements -- Sulfides -- Sulfosalts -- Oxides -- Hydroxides -- Halides -- Carbonates -- Phosphates, arsenates, and vandates -- Nitrates and borates -- Sulfates, chromates, molybdates, tungstates -- Silicates -- Organic gems -- The periodic table -- Rock facts -- Mineral facts
Control code
883719
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
156 pages
Isbn
9780756692858
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780756692858
  • (OCoLC)748329810
Label
Rocks and minerals : facts at your fingertips, [senior editor, Fleur Star]
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Our rocky planet -- What is a mineral? -- What is a rock? -- Be a collector -- Rocks. How rocks are made -- Identifying rocks -- Igneous rocks -- Sedimentary rocks -- Metamorphic rock -- Meteorites -- Minerals. Where minerals form -- Mineral groups -- Identifying minerals -- Gemstones -- Native elements -- Sulfides -- Sulfosalts -- Oxides -- Hydroxides -- Halides -- Carbonates -- Phosphates, arsenates, and vandates -- Nitrates and borates -- Sulfates, chromates, molybdates, tungstates -- Silicates -- Organic gems -- The periodic table -- Rock facts -- Mineral facts
Control code
883719
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
156 pages
Isbn
9780756692858
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780756692858
  • (OCoLC)748329810

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