Random House Audubon Field Guide: Rocks/Minerals by Charles Chesterman - 9780394502694
Imported from USA
Perfect for mountain climbers and hikers, this valuable reference covers more rocks and minerals in North America than
any other available guide.
Featuring a durable vinyl binding and nearly 800 full-color identification photographs, the National Audubon Society
Field Guide to Rocks and Minerals is the perfect companion for any expedition. This portable guide depicts all the
important rocks, gems, and minerals -- in many variations of color and crystal form -- and the natural environments in
which they occur, and includes written descriptions of field marks, similar rocks and minerals, environment, areas of
occurrence, and derivation of names. Includes a guide to mineral collecting and a list of rock-forming minerals.