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Is there a dinosaur in your backyard? : the world's most fascinating fossils, rocks, and minerals

Author: Spencer Christian; Antonia Felix
Publisher: New York : Wiley, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Text, illustrations, photographs, maps, and activities present information about rocks, minerals, fossils, and rock collecting.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Spencer Christian; Antonia Felix
ISBN: 0471196169 9780471196167
OCLC Number: 38238491
Notes: Includes index.
Target Audience: Middle School.
Description: viii, 120 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Contents: Introduction : a natural history museum right outside your door --
ch. 1. Stone studies : where did all this rock come from --
ch. 3. Rocks : a world of incredible variety --
ch. 3. Minerals : worth their weight in gold (or silver, or mica, or) --
ch. 4. The sky is falling : rocks from space --
ch. 5. Dinosaurs in your backyard : the world of fossils --
ch. 6. How to be a rock hound : collecting rocks, minerals, and fossils.
Responsibility: Spencer Christian, Antonia Felix.
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Text, illustrations, photographs, maps, and activities present information about rocks, minerals, fossils, and rock collecting.

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