by Patrick Perish

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Gemstones are more than just pretty rocks. These stones serve a purpose far beyond jewelry or decoration! In this book, beautiful photos and interesting text combine to create a fascinating glimpse into the world of gemstones. Many special features turn this into a stand-out introduction to the subject, including a gemstone profile, comparison features, a formation diagram, and an activity. The text, photos, and features combine to create an engaging read sure to strike readers’ interest in gemstones!

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781618916464
Publisher: Bellwether Media
Publication date: 08/01/2019
Series: Rocks & Minerals
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Lexile: 700L (what's this?)
File size: 73 MB
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Age Range: 8 - 13 Years

Table of Contents

Past And Present Treasures 4

What Are Gemstones? 6

How Are Gemstones Made? 12

How Are Gemstones Used? 22

Glossary 30

To Learn More 31

Index 32

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