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The Resource The Audubon Society field guide to North American rocks and minerals, Charles W. Chesterman ; scientific consultant, Kurt E. Lowe

The Audubon Society field guide to North American rocks and minerals, Charles W. Chesterman ; scientific consultant, Kurt E. Lowe

Label
The Audubon Society field guide to North American rocks and minerals
Title
The Audubon Society field guide to North American rocks and minerals
Statement of responsibility
Charles W. Chesterman ; scientific consultant, Kurt E. Lowe
Title variation
North American rocks and minerals
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
These are fully illustrated with color photographs, comprehensive field guides including extensive descriptions covering appearance, habitat, range and much more! A key by color arrangement plus color illustrations of each rock and mineral are two features of this basic guide. 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 and crystal form, and the natural environments in which they occur; written descriptions provide information on field marks, similar rocks and minerals, environment, areas of occurrence, and derivation of names. Includes a guide to mineral collecting and a list of rock-forming minerals
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
552/.097
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • QE443
  • QE443
LC item number
  • .C45 1978
  • .C45 1978
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The Audubon Society field guide to North American rocks and minerals, Charles W. Chesterman ; scientific consultant, Kurt E. Lowe
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Chanticleer Press edition."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography references and index
Control code
4193279
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
850 p.
Isbn
9780394502694
Lccn
78054893
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • 179572
  • (OCoLC)4193279
Label
The Audubon Society field guide to North American rocks and minerals, Charles W. Chesterman ; scientific consultant, Kurt E. Lowe
Publication
Note
"A Chanticleer Press edition."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography references and index
Control code
4193279
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
850 p.
Isbn
9780394502694
Lccn
78054893
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • 179572
  • (OCoLC)4193279

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