Handbook of Rocks Minerals and Gemstones

Handbook of Rocks  Minerals  and Gemstones

Handbook of Rocks Minerals and Gemstones

Shows and describes different kinds of rocks and minerals, and tells how to identify rocks by testing for hardness, streak color, and density

Handbook of Rocks Minerals and Gemstones

Handbook of Rocks  Minerals  and Gemstones

Handbook of Rocks Minerals and Gemstones

Shows and describes different kinds of rocks and minerals, and tells how to identify rocks by testing for hardness, streak color, and density

Handbook of Rocks Minerals and Gemstones

Handbook of Rocks  Minerals  and Gemstones

Handbook of Rocks Minerals and Gemstones

Shows and describes different kinds of rocks and minerals, and tells how to identify rocks by testing for hardness, streak color, and density

Minerals Rocks and Gems

Minerals  Rocks and Gems

Minerals Rocks and Gems


Discovery Channel Rocks Minerals

Discovery Channel Rocks   Minerals

Discovery Channel Rocks Minerals

Explains the structure and composition of minerals, provides advice for gathering specimens, and offers an identification guide to more than 150 rocks and minerals

Gemstones of the World

Gemstones of the World

Gemstones of the World

Provides detailed information regarding the physical characteristics and unique traits of more than eighteen hundred precious and semiprecious stones, as well as discussing gemstone structure, production, name origin, and symbolism.

Modern Rockhounding and Prospecting Handbook

Modern Rockhounding and Prospecting Handbook

Modern Rockhounding and Prospecting Handbook

This volume gives you the basic tools to transition from “pebble pup” to expert rockhound and explains everything from geology basics, identification tips, tools of the trade, how to record your findings, and how to set up a lab or gem shop. Before you know it, you’ll be driving the open roads and traveling home with dusty pockets full of rocks, gems, minerals, fossils—and maybe even gold. Features: * geology basics * popular collectibles, including rocks, gems, fossils, meteorites, and gold * tools of the trade for every level of collector * rules and regulations * polishing, preserving, crafting, and displaying your treasures

Mineral Collector s Handbook

Mineral Collector s Handbook

Mineral Collector s Handbook

A full-color field guide to with everything needed to dive into this exciting hobby.

Gemstones

Gemstones

Gemstones

Provides a concise description of each gemstone, photographs showing characteristics and distinguishing features, and information on where gemstones are found and their natural properties.

The Essential Guide to Crystals Minerals and Stones

The Essential Guide to Crystals  Minerals and Stones

The Essential Guide to Crystals Minerals and Stones

Improve your life on all levels—mentally, physically, emotionally, and spiritually—with this essential reference guide to 160 easily-procured crystals, minerals, and stones. Packed with practical knowledge and 190 beautiful full-color photos, this easy-to-use handbook will teach you all about the gemstone world. Each page provides you with concise information: stone name and properties, color, corresponding chakra, planet, element, zodiac sign, numerological association, and mental, emotional, physical, and spiritual uses. Margaret Ann Lembo's metaphysical crystal directory will also give you Mohs scale ratings, divinatory meanings, and a series of positive affirmations for each stone. Learn how to charge, cleanse, and use gemstones in healing grids, plus how to use them as oracles for personal development and spiritual awakening. Praise: "When energetically used with the understandings and tips provided in this A–Z essential guide, all good things are possible. Your 'everything' go-to for crystals!" —Cyndi Dale, bestselling author of The Complete Book of Chakra Healing and Beyond Soul Mates "A must-have guide for anyone who even enjoys picking up rocks. Her straight-from-the-hip approach is matched by her passion, love and knowledge of each and every geode, multifaceted crystal, and everything in between." —Joan Ranquet, author of Communication with All Life