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Rocks, minerals & fossils

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Jewels: A Secret History

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Jewels: A Secret History

Victoria Finlay

History; Rocks, minerals & fossils; Travel writing

Paperback

Victoria Finlay's intrepid journeys to discover the secret history of gemstones, from the Baltic Amber Road to the emerald... [more]

$25.99

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The Crato Fossil Beds of Brazil: Window into an Ancient World

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The Crato Fossil Beds of Brazil: Window into an Ancient World

David M. Martill, Gunter Bechly, Robert F. Loveridge

Geology & the lithosphere; Palaeontology; Rocks, minerals & fossils

Hardback

This beautifully illustrated 2007 volume describes the flora and fauna of the Lower Cretaceous Crato Formation of Brazil,... [more]

$225.95

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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

Hardback

Illustrated with colour photographs, this guide covers the classifications of fossils, with over 190 fossils featured. It... [more]

$29.99

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Beach Stones

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Beach Stones

Josie Iselin

Photographs: collections; Mathematics & Sciences; Rocks, minerals & fossils

Paperback

Beach stones, abundant and free for the taking, are objects of contemplation, beauty, and sentiment. They come in many colours,... [more]

$29.95

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Catastrophes and Lesser Calamities: The causes of mass extinctions

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Catastrophes and Lesser Calamities: The causes of mass extinctions

Tony Hallam (Emeritus Professor of Geology, University of Birmingham)

Popular science; Solar system: the Sun & planets; Evolution; Palaeontology; Rocks, minerals & fossils

Paperback

Renowned geologist Tony Hallam takes us on a tour of the Earth's history, and of the cataclysmic events, as well as the more... [more]

$17.95

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National Gem Collection: The Smithson

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National Gem Collection: The Smithson

Jeffrey E. Post

Mathematics & Sciences; Rocks, minerals & fossils; Museum, historic sites, gallery & art guides

Paperback

The Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History holds the world's greatest collection of gems. In this beautiful... [more]

$39.95

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Masterpieces of the Mineral World: Ho

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Masterpieces of the Mineral World: Ho

Wilson Bartsch

Mathematics & Sciences; Rocks, minerals & fossils; Museum, historic sites, gallery & art guides

Hardback

The collection of natural mineral crystals housed at the Houston Museum of Natural Science is the finest and best known in... [more]

$135.00

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The Story of Life

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The Story of Life

Richard Southwood

Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Evolution; Historical geology; Palaeontology; Rocks, minerals & fossils

Paperback

A guide to the story of life from the origin of the earth to the present day written from a scientific naturalist's viewpoint... [more]

$31.95

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The Dinosaur Dealers: Mission: to Uncover International Fossil Smuggling

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The Dinosaur Dealers: Mission: to Uncover International Fossil Smuggling...

John Long

Organised crime; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; Dinosaurs & the prehistoric world; Rocks, minerals & fossils

Paperback

These days the sale of a dinosaur fossil for millions of dollars seems to take precedence over what scientific information... [more]

$29.99

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The Palaeontological Association Field Guide to Fossils: Fossils of the Rhaetian Penarth Group

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The Palaeontological Association Field Guide to Fossils: Fossils of the...

Andrew Swift, David Martill

Palaeontology; Rocks, minerals & fossils

Paperback

The Rhaetian Penarth Group includes the former Westbury Beds, Cotham Beds, and White Lias. This diverse suite of late Triassic... [more]

$33.95

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The Palaeobiology of Trace Fossils

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The Palaeobiology of Trace Fossils

Stephen K. Donovan

Palaeontology; Rocks, minerals & fossils

Hardback

An up-to-date compilation written by authorities in particular aspects of ichnology. Considers the biological evidence that... [more]

$495.95

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Rockhounding Northern California: A Guide to the Region's Best Rockhounding Sites

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Rockhounding Northern California: A Guide to the Region's Best Rockhounding...

Montana Hodges, Tina Campbell

The natural world, country life & pets; Rocks, minerals & fossils; Travel & holiday guides

Paperback

Explore the mineral-rich region of Northern California with Rockhounding Northern California and unearth the state's best... [more]

$39.99

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Rockhounding Nevada: A Guide to The State's Best Rockhounding Sites

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Rockhounding Nevada: A Guide to The State's Best Rockhounding Sites

William A. Kappele

The natural world, country life & pets; Rocks, minerals & fossils; Travel & holiday guides

Paperback

A complete guide and source-book brimming with advice on collecting and preparing gems and minerals. [more]

$39.99

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