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Klutz Jr My First Rock and Gem Collection

Author : Editors of Klutz
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Junior gemologists will "dig" learning about rocks and minerals with this beginner's collection. The kit includes 8 polished rock samples, such as turquoise, amethyst, rose quartz, lemon jade, and more PLUS a surprise rock that they will unearth in the dig kit. The field guide introduces easy-to-follow STEM content, including fun facts and jokes. Then go exploring to find rocks from home that you can decorate with the included paint and googly eyes. Comes with: 8 polished rocks and gems, magnifying glass, gem dig kit, wooden chisel, wooden hammer, paintbrush, paint in 4 colors, 6 googly eyes.

Gem and Stone

Author : Jenifer Altman
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Gem and Stone celebrates 50 different gems ranging from timeless classics like diamond and emerald to exotic beauties such as lapis lazuli, peridot, and even petrified wood. Altman's photographs capture the splendor of each gem alongside brief text highlighting the stones' chemical makeups, metaphysical properties, and associated folklore throughout human history. Hand-drawn illustrations by Heather Smith Jones and an insightful foreword by mineralogist Thomas W. Overton round out this lustrous volume. Rock hounds, new age practitioners, and contemporary decorators and fashionistas will all delight in this treasure of a book.

Collecting Rocks Gems and Minerals

Author : Patti Polk
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Unlike the dense and highly technical academic tomes that are text-heavy, poorly organized and intimidating, this colorful and easy-to-use reference guide dedicated to collecting rocks, gems and minerals is ideal for readers who want to expand their understanding without getting lost in a labyrinth of science. Beautifully illustrated with 700 color photographs providing wonderful detail and smartly organized to take the hassle out identification, you will enjoy the simplicity of the guide and the enthusiasm and knowledge of author Patti Polk, one of the top agate collectors in the world and a self-proclaimed "rockhound." You will also enjoy two areas that our competitors don't bother with. First it includes values, and second, it covers an introduction to lapidary, which is the cutting and polishing of rocks and gemstones for jewelry or display.

My First Pocket Guide About New Hampshire

Author : Carole Marsh
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The perfect reference guide for students in grades 3 and up - or anyone! This handy, easy-to-use reference guide is divided into seven color-coded sections which includes New Hampshire basic facts, geography, history, people, places, nature and miscellaneous information. Each section is color coded for easy recognition. This Pocket Guide comes with complete and comprehensive facts ALL about New Hampshire. Riddles, recipes, and surprising facts make this guide a delight! New Hampshire Basics section explores your state's symbols and their special meaning. New Hampshire Geography section digs up the what's where in New Hampshire. New Hampshire History section is like traveling through time to some of New Hampshire's greatest moments. New Hampshire People section introduces you to famous personalities and your next-door neighbors. New Hampshire Places section shows you where you might enjoy your next family vacation. New Hampshire Nature section tells what Mother Nature gave to New Hampshire. New Hampshire Miscellaneous section describes the real fun stuff ALL about New Hampshire.

Rockhounding New England

Author : Peter Cristofono
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New England is one of the best regions in the country for rockhounds to hunt for minerals, gems, and fossils. The complex geology of the region hosts a stunning variety of material from gold-bearing placers to fossiliferous limestone; from gem-bearing pegmatites to rocks containing some of the rarest minerals on Earth. This book provides detailed directions and GPS coordinates to the best sites with valuable tips on what to tools to bring and how to conduct your search. Comprehensive lists of minerals or fossils for each site and excellent color photos will help you know what to look for and to identify what you’ve found. Information on clubs, rock shops, museums, and special attractions are provided. Written by a collector with over 35 years of experience, Rockhounding New England is the first comprehensive rock and mineral collecting guide to New England and a must-have for anyone interested in collecting their own minerals, gems, and fossils in the region.

Basher Science Rocks and Minerals

Author : Simon Basher
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Simon Basher is back with another zany primer to science! Following his 3 successful titles on the basics of chemistry, physics, and biology, BASHER SCIENCE: ROCKS AND MINERALS is an in-depth look at the ground beneath our feet. Like his other titles, Basher presents these topics through charming and adorable illustrations and pairs them with basic information told from a first person perspective. He develops a community of characters based on the things that form the foundations of our planet: rocks, gems, crystals, fossils and more. And what's more, he makes it understandable, interesting, and cute. It's not what you expect out of a science primer.

My First Pocket Guide About Tennessee

Author : Carole Marsh
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The perfect reference guide for students in grades 3 and up - or anyone! This handy, easy-to-use reference guide is divided into seven color-coded sections which includes Tennessee basic facts, geography, history, people, places, nature and miscellaneous information. Each section is color coded for easy recognition. This Pocket Guide comes with complete and comprehensive facts ALL about Tennessee. Riddles, recipes, and surprising facts make this guide a delight! Tennessee Basics section explores your state's symbols and their special meaning. Tennessee Geography section digs up the what's where in Tennessee. Tennessee History section is like traveling through time to some of Tennessee's greatest moments. Tennessee People section introduces you to famous personalities and your next-door neighbors. Tennessee Places section shows you where you might enjoy your next family vacation. Tennessee Nature section tells what Mother Nature gave to Tennessee. Tennessee Miscellaneous section describes the real fun stuff ALL about Tennessee.

Rockhounding New York

Author : Robert Beard
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A complete guide and source-book brimming with advice on collecting and preparing gems and minerals .

My First Pocket Guide About Oregon

Author : Carole Marsh
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The perfect reference guide for students in grades 3 and up - or anyone! This handy, easy-to-use reference guide is divided into seven color-coded sections which includes Oregon basic facts, geography, history, people, places, nature and miscellaneous information. Each section is color coded for easy recognition. This Pocket Guide comes with complete and comprehensive facts ALL about Oregon. Riddles, recipes, and surprising facts make this guide a delight! Oregon Basics section explores your state's symbols and their special meaning. Oregon Geography section digs up the what's where in Oregon. Oregon History section is like traveling through time to some of Oregon's greatest moments. Oregon People section introduces you to famous personalities and your next-door neighbors. Oregon Places section shows you where you might enjoy your next family vacation. Oregon Nature section tells what Mother Nature gave to Oregon. Oregon Miscellaneous section describes the real fun stuff ALL about Oregon.

Rockhounding Wisconsin

Author : Robert Beard
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Explore the mineral-rich region of Wisconsin with veteran rockhound Robert Beard’s Rockhounding Wisconsin and unearth the state’s best rockhounding sites, ranging from popular and commercial sites to numerous lesser-known areas. Featuring an overview of the state’s geologic history as well as a site-by-site guide to the best rockhounding locations, Rockhounding Wisconsin is the ideal resource for rockhounds of all ages and experience levels.

My First Pocket Guide to Michigan

Author : Carole Marsh
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Each 4"x6" Pocket Guide comes with complete exercises about your state. This easy-to-use reference guide is divided into seven color-coded sections including state basic facts, geography, history, people, places, nature and miscellaneous information. This reference guide is perfect for students in grades 3 and up.

Gem Trails of Washington

Author : Garret Romaine
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The first comprehensive rock, mineral and fossil collecting guide of its kind for Washington State. Features over 75 of the best locales througout the state. Maps, site photos, and descriptive text, with GPS coordinates, and access info. guide rockhounds to interesting mineral locations. A full color insert of specimens, glossary, lists of rock & mineral clubs, and mineral locator index make this book an indespensible tool for Washington collectors.

My First Pocket Guide About Nevada

Author : Carole Marsh
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The perfect reference guide for students in grades 3 and up - or anyone! This handy, easy-to-use reference guide is divided into seven color-coded sections which includes Nevada basic facts, geography, history, people, places, nature and miscellaneous information. Each section is color coded for easy recognition. This Pocket Guide comes with complete and comprehensive facts ALL about Nevada. Riddles, recipes, and surprising facts make this guide a delight! Nevada Basics section explores your state's symbols and their special meaning. Nevada Geography section digs up the what's where in Nevada. Nevada History section is like traveling through time to some of Nevada's greatest moments. Nevada People section introduces you to famous personalities and your next-door neighbors. Nevada Places section shows you where you might enjoy your next family vacation. Nevada Nature section tells what Mother Nature gave to Nevada. Nevada Miscellaneous section describes the real fun stuff ALL about Nevada.

Faceting 1

Author : Tom Mitchell
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Introductory text for beginning faceters. Learn the history, the terminology, the machines available, the parts of the machines and how to use them and learn to facet your first stone.

My First Pocket Guide to California

Author : Carole Marsh
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Each 4"x6" Pocket Guide comes with complete exercises about your state. This easy-to-use reference guide is divided into seven color-coded sections including state basic facts, geography, history, people, places, nature and miscellaneous information. This reference guide is perfect for students in grades 3 and up.

Rockhounding Idaho

Author : Garret Romaine
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A complete guide to Idaho's best sites for collecting rocks, minerals, gems, crystals, fossils, and gold.

Planet Treasure Guardians Battle for the Savant Sceptre

Author : S.V. Bodle
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THRILLING FANTASY ready to captivate and inspire you. Discover treacherous trouble and exhilarating escapades as you explore unknown worlds in this engrossing series. A magical seed pod delivers strong power and gains more attention than Ladek and Robbie expect. Ladeks sister, Skyla and her friend Ashleigh join them on an exciting treasure hunt which evolves into a dangerous race to save Earth from a deadly conqueror or perish under their rule. Confronting the Tanyaska Ladek is overpowered in a struggle for life which leads to his condemnation for a crime he didnt commit. With the quest in jeopardy and their parents trust destroyed, the friends must find a way to save the quest and overcome their fears while proving Ladeks innocence. Masquerading as a science teacher, Mrs Scryvun and her bullying minion devise a ruthless trap for Ladek to weaken Earths defence, Ladek and his friends will need the help of a guide, Zonule, the planet treasures, and their quick wits, if they are going to secure the Savant Sceptre. But can Ladek gain his freedom and rally the guardians together in time to save the planet from disaster? From escaping certain death, to facing their past and future, the four friends form a bond and discover the value of loyalty, trust, and family.

Gem Stones of the Seven Rays

Author : C. Nelson Stewart
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1939 the first ray is distinguished by the will, the second by love, the third is creative activity, the fourth is a seeker of harmony, the fifth is stability, the sixth ray is devotion, and the seventh ray is beauty. Contents include: Crystals, Occul.

The Oologist

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The O logist

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