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Rocks & minerals

Author: Steve Tomecek; Kyle Poling; National Geographic Society (U.S.)
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic Society, 2010.
Series: Jump into science.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A survey of the earth's rocks and minerals explores some of the ways they have been transformed into usable materials from talcum powder to silver jewelry, in a reference complemented by a bonus activity suggestion.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Tomecek, Steve.
Rocks & minerals.
Washington, D.C. : National Geographic Society, 2010
(DLC) 2010007145
(OCoLC)526027096
Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Steve Tomecek; Kyle Poling; National Geographic Society (U.S.)
OCLC Number: 838559661
Description: 1 online resource (32 pages) : color illustrations.
Series Title: Jump into science.
Other Titles: Rocks and minerals
Responsibility: by Steve Tomecek ; illustrated by Kyle Poling.

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A survey of the earth's astounding variety of rocks and minerals and the fascinating ways people have transformed them into usable materials.  Read more...

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