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The Resource The complete illustrated guide to minerals, rocks & fossils of the world : a comprehensive reference guide to over 700 minerals, rocks, and plant and animal fossils from around the globe and how to identify them, with over 2000 photographs and illustrations, John Farndon & Steve Parker

The complete illustrated guide to minerals, rocks & fossils of the world : a comprehensive reference guide to over 700 minerals, rocks, and plant and animal fossils from around the globe and how to identify them, with over 2000 photographs and illustrations, John Farndon & Steve Parker

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The complete illustrated guide to minerals, rocks & fossils of the world : a comprehensive reference guide to over 700 minerals, rocks, and plant and animal fossils from around the globe and how to identify them, with over 2000 photographs and illustrations
Title
The complete illustrated guide to minerals, rocks & fossils of the world
Title remainder
a comprehensive reference guide to over 700 minerals, rocks, and plant and animal fossils from around the globe and how to identify them, with over 2000 photographs and illustrations
Statement of responsibility
John Farndon & Steve Parker
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This work provides a complete reference for those interested in earth sciences. Each section includes an introduction which explains how phenomena have formed and there are instructions on home testing methods as well as a full directory on rocks and minerals, featuring over 700 in-depth specimen profiles
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Farndon, John
Dewey number
  • 552
  • 552
  • 552
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1952-
  • 1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Parker, Steve
  • Parker, Steve
  • Farndon, John
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Minerals
  • Rocks
  • Fossils
  • Popular Science and Mathematics
Label
The complete illustrated guide to minerals, rocks & fossils of the world : a comprehensive reference guide to over 700 minerals, rocks, and plant and animal fossils from around the globe and how to identify them, with over 2000 photographs and illustrations, John Farndon & Steve Parker
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: in 2 v. as The world encyclopedia of fossils & fossil collecting by Steve Parker. London: Lorenz, 2007; and The practical encyclopedia of rocks & minerals by John Farndon. London: Lorenz, 2006
  • Includes index
Control code
9781780192314
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
512 p.
Isbn
9781780192314
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps, ports. (some col.)
Label
The complete illustrated guide to minerals, rocks & fossils of the world : a comprehensive reference guide to over 700 minerals, rocks, and plant and animal fossils from around the globe and how to identify them, with over 2000 photographs and illustrations, John Farndon & Steve Parker
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: in 2 v. as The world encyclopedia of fossils & fossil collecting by Steve Parker. London: Lorenz, 2007; and The practical encyclopedia of rocks & minerals by John Farndon. London: Lorenz, 2006
  • Includes index
Control code
9781780192314
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
512 p.
Isbn
9781780192314
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps, ports. (some col.)

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