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Rocks, minerals & fossils

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Modern Rockhounding and Prospecting Handbook

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Modern Rockhounding and Prospecting Handbook

Garret Romaine

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Rocks, minerals & fossils; Outdoor survival skills

Paperback

This is the go-to instructional guide for the modern rockhounder and prospector, ideal for enthusiasts at all skill levels.... [more]

$37.95

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Complete Illustrated Guide to Minerals, Rocks & Fossils

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Complete Illustrated Guide to Minerals, Rocks & Fossils

John Farndon, Steve Parker

Mathematics & Sciences; Petrology; Palaeontology; Rocks, minerals & fossils

Paperback

An essential reference book for amateur geologists and palaeontologists, revealing how rocks and fossils form, sites and habitats,... [more]

$31.95

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Philip's Guide to Gems

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Philip's Guide to Gems

Cally Oldershaw

Mathematics & Sciences; Jewellery & beadcraft; Rocks, minerals & fossils; The Earth: natural history general

Paperback

A guide to the identification, structure, and uses of precious and semi-precious stones, novelty stones, agates, and crystals.... [more]

$27.95

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Spying on Whales: The Past, Present and Future of the World's Largest Animals

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Spying on Whales: The Past, Present and Future of the World's Largest Animals...

Nicholas Pyenson

Palaeontology; Wildlife: aquatic creatures; Rocks, minerals & fossils

Paperback

Whales are among the largest, most intelligent, deepest diving species to have ever lived on our planet. We have hunted them... [more]

$22.99

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Clays in the Critical Zone

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Clays in the Critical Zone

Paul A. Schroeder (University of Georgia)

Soil science, sedimentology; Petrology; Management of land & natural resources; Soil & rock mechanics; Rocks, minerals & fossils

Hardback

A review of clay science in the context of the Critical Zone - the Earth's permeable near-surface layer. With information... [more]

$90.95

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Rocks, Minerals and Gems

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Rocks, Minerals and Gems

John Farndon

Mineralogy & gems; Geology & the lithosphere; Rocks, minerals & fossils; Science & technology: general interest (Children's&YA)

Paperback

From riverbeds to beaches, cliff faces to fields, unearth Earth's most precious rocks, minerals and gems, wherever you are... [more]

$19.95

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Fossils: A Photographic Field Guide

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Fossils: A Photographic Field Guide

Chris Pellant, Helen Pellant

Rocks, minerals & fossils

Paperback

Covers all classifications of fossils, with more than 190 fossils from around the world featured. This title is suitable for... [more]

$24.99

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Gems & Crystals: From One of the World's Great Collections

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Gems & Crystals: From One of the World's Great Collections

George E. Harlow, American Museum of Natural History, Anna S. Sofianides

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Rocks, minerals & fossils

Hardback

Gems & Crystals showcases the museum's renowned collection and unlocks the science behind the dazzling properties of each... [more]

$42.99

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Nature Guide Gems: The World in Your Hands

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Nature Guide Gems: The World in Your Hands

DK

Mathematics & Sciences; Rocks, minerals & fossils

Paperback

With a detailed introduction on identifying and classifying gems and 140 individual profiles with clear, informative descriptions... [more]

$24.99

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Rocks and Fossils

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Rocks and Fossils

Australian Geographic

Mathematics & Sciences; Rocks, minerals & fossils

Paperback

Illustrated guide to the world of geology and palaeontology, looking at how the study of rocks and minerals reveals information... [more]

$34.95

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Gemstones

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Gemstones

Cally Hall

Reference works; Mathematics & Sciences; Mineralogy & gems; Rocks, minerals & fossils

Paperback

A guide to gemstones. Ranging from Amber to Rubellite, it lets you discover over 130 varieties of cut and uncut stones, organic... [more]

$22.99

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Gemstone Tumbling, Cutting, Drilling & Cabochon Making: A Simple Guide to Finishing Rough Stones

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Gemstone Tumbling, Cutting, Drilling & Cabochon Making: A Simple Guide to...

James Magnuson

Rocks, minerals & fossils

Hardback

A simple guide to finishing rough stones --Cover. [more]

$66.95  $60.25

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Assembling the Dinosaur

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Assembling the Dinosaur

Lukas Rieppel

Palaeontology; Dinosaurs & the prehistoric world; Rocks, minerals & fossils

Audio

Discover how dinosaurs shaped capitalistic culture during one of the most consequential periods in history. [more]

$88.95  $80.05

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Salt: A World History

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Salt: A World History

Mark Kurlansky

History; General & world history; Rocks, minerals & fossils

Paperback

The bestselling author of Cod and The Basque History turns his attention to salt, a common household item with a long... [more]

$33.95  $30.55

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Minerals of the Grenville Province: New York, Ontario, and QuA (c)bec

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Minerals of the Grenville Province: New York, Ontario, and QuA (c)bec

George W. Robinson, Jeffrey Chiarenzelli, T. Scott Ercit, Michael Bainbridge

Rocks, minerals & fossils

Paperback

The Grenville Province, covering much of upstate New York, southeastern Ontario, and southern QuA (c)bec, has been the source... [more]

$59.99

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Rockhounding Alaska: A Guide to 80 of the State's Best Rockhounding Sites

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Rockhounding Alaska: A Guide to 80 of the State's Best Rockhounding Sites...

Montana Hodges

Rocks, minerals & fossils; Travel & holiday guides

Paperback

A complete guide to finding, collecting, and preparing the state's gems and minerals Rockhounding Alaska is a must-have... [more]

$46.95  $42.25

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The Beginner's Guide to Crystals: The Everyday Magic of Crystal Healing, with 65+ Stones

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The Beginner's Guide to Crystals: The Everyday Magic of Crystal Healing,...

Lisa Butterworth

Complementary therapies, healing & health; Reiki; Crystals & colour-healing; Rocks, minerals & fossils

Paperback

Originally published in French in France as A Beginner's Guide to Crystals: 65+ Stones for Everyday Magic by Lisa Butterworth... [more]

$27.95  $24.60

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Petoskey Stone: Finding, Identifying, and Collecting Michigan's Most Storied Fossil

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Petoskey Stone: Finding, Identifying, and Collecting Michigan's Most Storied...

Dan R. Lynch

Geology & the lithosphere; Rocks, minerals & fossils; Travel & holiday guides

Paperback

This all-in-one guide helps readers learn how to find, identify, and collect Michigan's Petoskey Stone. [more]

$24.95  $21.95

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Rocks Igneous Rocks

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Rocks Igneous Rocks

Ava Sawyer

Rocks, minerals & fossils

Paperback

Fact Finders is published by Capstone Press. [more]

$14.95  $12.70

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Dinosaurs, 2nd Edition: A Folding Pocket Guide to Familiar Species

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Dinosaurs, 2nd Edition: A Folding Pocket Guide to Familiar Species

James Kavanagh, Waterford Press

Reference works; Palaeontology; The natural world, country life & pets; Dinosaurs & the prehistoric world; Rocks, minerals & fossils

Paperback

Dinosaurs is a simplified reference guide to the main types of dinosaurs. This beautifully illustrated guide highlights over... [more]

$14.95  $12.70

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Encyclopedia of Dinosaurs

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Encyclopedia of Dinosaurs

Carl Mehling

Dinosaurs & the prehistoric world; Wildlife: general interest; Rocks, minerals & fossils

Hardback

With descriptions of every dinosaur that ever lived, this appealing, accessible encyclopedia--featuring more than 450 illustrations... [more]

$54.95  $49.45

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Dig: A Personal Prehistoric Journey

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Dig: A Personal Prehistoric Journey

Sam Chiarelli

Dinosaurs & the prehistoric world; Rocks, minerals & fossils

Paperback

Sam Chiarelli's Dig: A Personal Prehistoric Journey explores why we're so fascinated with dinosaurs and why some people--dinophiles--never... [more]

$33.95  $30.55

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Modern Rockhounding and Prospecting Handbook

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Modern Rockhounding and Prospecting Handbook

Garret Romaine

Rocks, minerals & fossils

Paperback

This volume gives you the basic tools to transition from pebble pup to expert rockhound and explains everything from geology... [more]

$46.95  $42.25

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The 50 State Fossils: A Guidebook for Aspiring Paleontologists

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The 50 State Fossils: A Guidebook for Aspiring Paleontologists

Yinan Wang

Rocks, minerals & fossils

Hardback

Fossils can be found in every state, and this ... guidebook brings these ancient organisms to life. Each state entry contains... [more]

$32.99

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The Dinosaur Extinction: What Really Happened?

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The Dinosaur Extinction: What Really Happened?

Megan Cooley Peterson

Rocks, minerals & fossils

Paperback

The past is full of mysterious events. How did ancient people build pyramids. What is Stonehenge for? Maybe the explanations... [more]

$18.95  $16.70

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