skip to content
The story of rocks and minerals : a guidebook for young collectors Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The story of rocks and minerals : a guidebook for young collectors

Author: David M Seaman
Publisher: Irvington-on-Hudson, N.Y., Harvey House [1956]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Shows how to begin a collection of rocks and minerals. Tells where to look for them and what to look for in differentiating a precious from a semi-precious stone.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Seaman, David M.
Story of rocks and minerals.
Irvington-on-Hudson, N.Y., Harvey House [1956]
(OCoLC)647237126
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David M Seaman
OCLC Number: 545168
Description: 100 pages
Contents: From dinosaurs to the atomic age --
How to start collecting --
How rocks and minerals are made --
Minerals and atoms --
Clues for detecting minerals --
Uranium minerals and prospecting --
Gems used as birthstones --
Mineral oddities --
Finding out more about rocks and minerals (reference section).
Responsibility: by David M. Seaman.

Abstract:

Shows how to begin a collection of rocks and minerals. Tells where to look for them and what to look for in differentiating a precious from a semi-precious stone.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/545168> # The story of rocks and minerals : a guidebook for young collectors
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "545168" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1576700#Place/irvington_on_hudson_n_y> ; # Irvington-on-Hudson, N.Y.
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/549/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1576700#Topic/mineralogy> ; # Mineralogy
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1576700#Topic/rocks> ; # Rocks
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1022406> ; # Mineralogy
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1099409> ; # Rocks
   schema:audience <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/545168#Audience> ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/93476055> ; # David M. Seaman
   schema:datePublished "1956" ;
   schema:description "Shows how to begin a collection of rocks and minerals. Tells where to look for them and what to look for in differentiating a precious from a semi-precious stone."@en ;
   schema:description "From dinosaurs to the atomic age -- How to start collecting -- How rocks and minerals are made -- Minerals and atoms -- Clues for detecting minerals -- Uranium minerals and prospecting -- Gems used as birthstones -- Mineral oddities -- Finding out more about rocks and minerals (reference section)."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1576700> ;
   schema:genre "Juvenile works"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/647237126> ;
   schema:name "The story of rocks and minerals : a guidebook for young collectors"@en ;
   schema:productID "545168" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/545168#PublicationEvent/irvington_on_hudson_n_y_harvey_house1956> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1576700#Agent/harvey_house> ; # Harvey House
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/545168> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1576700#Place/irvington_on_hudson_n_y> # Irvington-on-Hudson, N.Y.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Irvington-on-Hudson, N.Y." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1022406> # Mineralogy
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Mineralogy"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1099409> # Rocks
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Rocks"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/93476055> # David M. Seaman
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Seaman" ;
   schema:givenName "David M." ;
   schema:name "David M. Seaman" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/647237126>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Story of rocks and minerals." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/545168> ; # The story of rocks and minerals : a guidebook for young collectors
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.