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Peterson Field Guide to Rocks and Minerals: Fifth Edition

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4 out of 5
Based on 115 Ratings and 24 Reviews

Book Description
This Field Guide has been, and still is, the classic and useful Field Guide. Despite its title, this is mainly oriented toward minerals. Well organized and interestingly written, this is one of the few mineralogy texts which is both readable for enjoyment, and useful to both the beginner and the expert. Part I includes an introduction on the philosophy and adjuncts of the collecting and study of m... More
Book Information
PublisherHoughton Mifflin Company
BindingHardcover (33 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages396
ISBN-100395910978
ISBN-13978-0395910979
Publication Date01/15/1998
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About Frederick H. Pough (Author) : Frederick H. Pough is a published author. Some of the published credits of Frederick H. Pough include Peterson First Guide to Rocks and Minerals.
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About Jeffrey Scovil (Photographer) : Jeffrey Scovil is a published photographer. Published credits of Jeffrey Scovil include A Field Guide to Rocks and Minerals (Peterson Field Guides(R)).
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