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Gem Trails of Oregon 3RD Edition
Gem Trails of Oregon 3RD Edition
by Garret Romaine
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Revised and expanded 3/E of this very popular guide for Oregon rockhounds and collectors of rock, mineral and fossil specimens. Features over 100 of Oregon's best rock, mineral and fossil collecting sites, including 40 completely new locations. Sites... (read more)

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The Ultimate Guide to Sea Glass: Finding, Collecting, Identifying, and Using the Ocean's Most Beautiful Stones
The Ultimate Guide to Sea Glass: Finding, Collecting, Identifying, and Using the Ocean's Most Beautiful Stones
by Mary Beth Beuke
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As the owner of one of the world's most elaborate sea glass collections, Mary Beth Beuke gets to talk about these prized ocean gems on a daily basis. Unfortunately, with each passing day, sea glass becomes more and more difficult to find, making the hunt... (read more)

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Handbook of Rocks, Minerals, and Gemstones (Rocks, Minerals and Gemstones)
Handbook of Rocks, Minerals, and Gemstones (Rocks, Minerals and Gemstones)
by Walter Schumann
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This handbook includes more than 600 stunning color photographs showing rocks, minerals, and gems from all over the world. Each specimen is described in detail: its origin and structure, chemical composition, hardness, color, and other properties.... (read more)

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Simon & Schuster's Guide to Rocks and Minerals (Rocks, Minerals and Gemstones)
Simon & Schuster's Guide to Rocks and Minerals (Rocks, Minerals and Gemstones)
by Martin Prinz
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Practical, concise, and easy to use, Simon & Schuster's Guide to Rocks and Minerals contains everything that the rock and mineral enthusiast needs to know. This field guide is divided into two large sections -- one devoted to minerals and one to rocks... (read more)

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Smithsonian Rock and Gem: The Definitive Guide to Rocks, Minerals, Gems, and Fossils
Smithsonian Rock and Gem: The Definitive Guide to Rocks, Minerals, Gems, and Fossils
by Ronald Louis Bonewitz
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A fascinating encyclopedic reference on rocks and gems, including their identification, composition, and their use. The many feature boxes cover topics such as the Malachite room in the Winter Palace and the collection of the Hope Diamond and the... (read more)

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Gemstones (Collins Gem)
Gemstones (Collins Gem)
by Cally Oldershaw
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<p>A fully illustrated guide to gemstones</p> <ul> <li><p>Striking full-color photographs</li> <li><p>Detailed descriptions of each stone</li> <li><p>Additional artwork showing identifying... (read more)

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Rocks and Minerals (Smithsonian Handbooks)
Rocks and Minerals (Smithsonian Handbooks)
by Chris Pellant
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The Smithsonian Handbook of Rocks and Minerals combines 600 vivid full-color photos with descriptions of more than 500 specimens. This authoritative and systematic photographic approach, with words never separated from pictures, marks a new generation of... (read more)

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National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Rocks and Minerals (Audubon Society Field Guide)
National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Rocks and Minerals (Audubon Society Field Guide)
by National Audubon Society
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Perfect for mountain climbers and hikers, this valuable reference covers more rocks and minerals in North America than any other available guide. 794 full-color photographs depict all the important rocks, gems, and minerals -- in many variations of color... (read more)

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Stone by Stone Signed Edition
Stone by Stone Signed Edition
by Robert M Thorson
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There once may have been 250,000 miles of stone walls in Americas Northeast, stretching farther than the distance to the moon. They took three billion man-hours to build. And even though most are crumbling today, they contain a magnificent scientific and... (read more)

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Nature Guide: Rocks and Minerals (Smithsonian Nature Guides)
Nature Guide: Rocks and Minerals (Smithsonian Nature Guides)
by Ronald Louis Bonewitz
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The new DK Nature Guides form a comprehensive, accessible, and informative series of illustrated reference books that tackle key natural history subjects in DK's uniquely visual style. Produced in collaboration with expert consultants at the Smithsonian... (read more)

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Meteorites
Meteorites
by Caroline Smith
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A fascinating and authoritative introduction to the science of meteorites, written by leading experts in the field. Meteorites are rocks from space that have fallen to the Earth's surface. Once considered bad omens, they are now recognized for giving us... (read more)

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Guide To Minerals, Rocks & Fossils
Guide To Minerals, Rocks & Fossils
by A. C. Bishop
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A detailed and extensively illustrated handbook. The colors, shapes and properties of minerals vary from the bland to the magnificent. Guide to Minerals, Rocks and Fossils is a practical and authoritative handbook that is both comprehensive and easy to... (read more)

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Is There a Dinosaur in Your Backyard?: The World's Most Fascinating Fossils, Rocks, and Minerals (Spencer Christian's World of Wonders)
Is There a Dinosaur in Your Backyard?: The World's Most Fascinating Fossils, Rocks, and Minerals (Spencer Christian's World of Wonders)
by Spencer Christian
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Discover an amazing world of ancient secrets--right under your feet! How are rocks formed? Where do diamonds come from? Why did the dinosaurs disappear? Can rocks really grow on trees . . . or come from outer space? Join popular ABC-TV weather forecaster... (read more)

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A Field Guide to the Identification of Pebbles
A Field Guide to the Identification of Pebbles
by Eileen Van Der Flier-keller
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A handy fold out laminated pamphlet for young rockhounds!... (read more)

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The Illustrated Guide to Rocks & Minerals: How to Find, Identify and Collect the World's Most Fascinating Specimens, Featuring Over 800 Stunning Photo
The Illustrated Guide to Rocks & Minerals: How to Find, Identify and Collect the World's Most Fascinating Specimens, Featuring Over 800 Stunning Photo
by John Farndon
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This is the ultimate photographic guide to the world of rocks and minerals, and how to build a collection, featuring over 800 stunning photographs and artworks. This is the ultimate visual encyclopedia of rocks and minerals, with a directory of over 300... (read more)

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Fifty Minerals That Changed the Course of History
Fifty Minerals That Changed the Course of History
by Eric Chaline
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"Chaline continues the theme of his recent book, Fifty Animals that Changed the Course of History, in this compilation of anecdotal entries on the use of minerals throughout the world and through time. Obviously influential minerals like coal, gold... (read more)

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The Modern Rockhounding and Prospecting Handbook (Falcon Guide)
The Modern Rockhounding and Prospecting Handbook (Falcon Guide)
by Garret Romaine
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 This volume gives you the basic tools to transition from “pebble pup” to expert rockhound and explains everything from geology basics, identification tips, tools of the trade, how to record your findings, and how to set up a lab or gem... (read more)

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Do It Yourself #4: Investigating Rocks: The Rock Cycle
Do It Yourself #4: Investigating Rocks: The Rock Cycle
by Will Hurd
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This series offers an exciting apporach to understanding and investigation. Each book helps readers conduct their own experiments and activities, and to learn more about the world around them. Each title includes clear instructions and illustrations... (read more)

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Simon & Schuster's Guide to Gems and Precious Stones (Rocks, Minerals and Gemstones)
Simon & Schuster's Guide to Gems and Precious Stones (Rocks, Minerals and Gemstones)
by Kennie Lyman
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Simon & Schuster's Guide to Gems and Precious Stones provides both the connoisseur and the casual collector with a compact, easy-to-use volume describing more than 100 rare varieties of minerals whose beauty and mystery have possessed our imaginations... (read more)

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Rocks & Minerals Playing Cards
Rocks & Minerals Playing Cards
by Dan R. Lynch
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Now you can play all of your favorite card games while studying rocks & minerals. Each card in this standard deck features its own photo, helping you to become acquainted with the names of each rock specimen. Learning has never been so much fun!... (read more)

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