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Groovy Gems

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Book Description
Dig into the world of geology with the Rock On! series! Groovy Gems introduces readers to what gems are and how they form, including mineral gems and organic gems. Chapters discuss crystal systems, imitation and synthetic gems, cultured pearls, how gems are used, and their importance throughout history. Sidebars introduce birthstones, precious metals, and conflict diamonds. Full-color photographs ... More
Book Information
PublisherAbdo Publishing Company
BindingLibrary Binding
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
ISBN-101604537434
ISBN-13978-1604537437
Publication Date01/01/2010
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About Christine Petersen (Author) : An experienced biologist, naturalist, and educator, Christine Petersen has authored more than three-dozen educational nonfiction books for children. She writes for audiences at any reading level, spec... more
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