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The definitive guide to rocks and minerals, completely updated for the fifth edition, includes 385 color photographs showing rocks, minerals, and geologic formations. Hundreds of minerals are described, with details such as geographic formations. Hundreds of minerals are described, with details such as geographic distribution, physical properties, chemical composition, and crystalline structures.

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Roger Tory Peterson, one of the world's greatest naturalists, received every major award for ornithology, natural science, and conservation, as well as numerous honorary degrees, medals, and citations, including the Presidential Medal of Freedom. The Peterson Identification System has been called the greatest invention since binoculars, and the Peterson Field Guides®are credited with helping to set the stage for the environmental movement.

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Pamalee, August 17, 2009 (view all comments by Pamalee)
It is very educating, with a lot of useful information. It is easy to understand, yet at different points it was pretty indent, so for me a little harder to follow at times. My husband didn't have the issues I did. I wouldn't let that stop you from getting the book. You may be like hubby and have no problems at all. It does have a lot of good knowledge in it to go over. If your into Rocks and Minerals like my husband and I. You'll enjoy it as we did, I'm sure.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780395910962
Editor:
Peterson, Roger Tory
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH)
Editor:
Peterson, Roger Tory
Author:
Peterson, Roger Tory
Author:
Scovil, Jeffrey
Author:
Pough, Frederick H.
Author:
on
Author:
Pough
Author:
Roger Tory Peters
Location:
Boston :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Rocks & Minerals
Subject:
Rocks
Subject:
Minerals
Subject:
Mineralogy, determinative
Subject:
Rccks
Subject:
Geology-Rocks and Minerals
Copyright:
Edition Number:
5
Edition Description:
Fifth Edition
Series:
Peterson Field Guides(R)
Publication Date:
January 1998
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Covers all the important minerals, as we
Pages:
416
Dimensions:
7.20x4.52x1.17 in. 1.24 lbs.

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The definitive guide to rocks and minerals, completely updated for the fifth edition, includes 385 color photographs showing rocks, minerals, and geologic formations. Hundreds of minerals are described, with details such as geographic formations. Hundreds of minerals are described, with details such as geographic distribution, physical properties, chemical composition, and crystalline structures.
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