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  • Rocks and Minerals of The World

    Geology for Kids - Minerology and Sedimentology

    series Children's Rocks & Minerals Books
    Those stones you see might be an important mineral that the Earth creates. This book will open your child’s minds to the importance of the rocks and minerals you can dig up. It is a very informative book that is complete with images and just the right amount of texts too. Go ahead and get a copy of this book today! ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD

  • Uranium

    War, Energy, and the Rock That Shaped the World

    by Tom Zoellner ...
    The fascinating story of the most powerful source of energy the earth can yieldUranium is a common element in the earth's crust and the only naturally occurring mineral with the power to end all life on the planet. After World War II, it reshaped the global order-whoever could master uranium could master the world.Marie Curie gave us hope that uranium would be a miracle panacea, but the Manhattan ... Read more

    $20.99 AUD

  • Gemstones (Collins Gem)

    series Collins Gem
    A handy guide identifying over 170 types of the world’s gemstones with beautiful colour photography taken from the Smithsonian Institution’s archives.‘Gem Gemstones’ is an indispensable guide for amateurs and enthusiasts alike. This pocket-sized book explores the fascinating history of ornamental stones, discussing their different social and cultural meanings and monetary values through the ages ... Read more

    $7.99 AUD

  • Basics of Geological Remote Sensing

    An introduction to applications of remote sensing in geological mapping and mineral exploration

    This new ebook provides an introduction to the basics of remote sensing for geologists and others in the mineral industries. It is aimed at students and professionals, working in geology and mineral exploration, and draws on a lifetime of experience in Africa, the Middle East and Asia. It uses examples from these areas, and is profusely illustrated with abundant links to important publications and ... Read more

    $5.37 AUD

  • Read My Pins

    Stories from a Diplomat's Jewel Box

    “Jewelry isn’t ordinarily a tool of political persuasion, but in this beautiful book, Madeleine Albright, American ambassador to the United Nations and then the nation’s first female secretary of state, tells the compelling story of how these small objects became part of her ‘personal diplomatic arsenal.’” — The Chicago TribuneFrom New York Times bestselling author and former secretary of state ... Read more

    $39.99 AUD

  • Diamonds, Gems, Pearls and Corals: Legend, Myth and Mystique. Illustrated

    A mid nineteenth century look at diamonds and other precious stones: Diamonds, Gems, Corals and Pearls. This short piece includes a brief history of some famous stones and a brief description of mining, diving and cutting of gems corals and pearls. ... Read more

    $4.39 AUD

  • Rocks and Minerals

    For experts and armchair enthusiasts alike, Rocks and Minerals: A Photographic Field Guide will appeal to anyone interested in uncovering the mysteries of this subject.A general introduction is followed by an introduction to rocks covering the three groups: igneous, metamorphic and sedimentary, plus their formation and occurrence, main characteristics and economic uses. A number of examples from ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD

  • Rocks Of The World

    Rocks and Minerals Book For Kids

    Kids find that their imagination starts to grow when they learn about new things and rocks and minerals are a natural aspect of the outdoors but kids tend to not take time to really look closely at each one. Learning about the big and little details of both helps kids imagine where rocks have been, how they got to where they were found and what caused minerals to form and take shape; all of these ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • The Essential Introduction for New GOLD Prospectors

    by Tim Rapp ...
    "The Essential Introduction for New GOLD Prospectors" is for anyone curious about the United States' vast gold resources, and wishes they had their own gold mine! Most Americans aren't aware that: • The first gold rush in U.S. history happened in 1799 in North Carolina, • One of the largest gold deposits in U.S. history, 175 million+ ounces of gold, was discovered as recently as the 1960's, • Much ... Read more

    $14.66 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • The Classification, Identification and Characteristics of Gemstones - A Collection of Historical Articles on Precious and Semi-Precious Stones

    by Various ...
    This book contains classic material dating back to the 1900s and before. The content has been carefully selected for its interest and relevance to a modern audience. Carefully selecting the best articles from our collection we have compiled a series of historical and informative publications on the subjects of gemology and crystallography. The titles in this range include "Gemstone Manufacturing" ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Identification of Quartz and Its Varieties

    by Trudy Toohill ...
    Book 4 - Australian Gemstone Series
    This book contains a wealth of information on all aspects of the mineral quartz, and its ornamental varieties. Designed for the beginner or experienced, it will greatly assist those wishing to find out more about how to correctly identify quartz. Each quartz variety is shown, with information on the physical and optical properties. There is also details on the correct readings for quartz and its ... Read more

    $4.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • The Economic Geology of Iran

    Mineral Deposits and Natural Resources

    series Springer Geology
    The Economic Geology of Iran is a complete and comprehensive book about mineral deposits, energy and water resources of Iran. Dr. Mansour Ghorbani has travelled to each of the huge variety of locations that feature the resources covered, personally verifying the details of them all.The book starts by describing the geography and physiography of Iran as well as its various climatic regions and the ... Read more

    $215.99 AUD

  • Rocks Gems and Minerals for Kids Facts Photos and Fun Childrens Rock Mineral Books Edition

    The Earth is home to hidden gems, rocks and other natural wonders. This workbook will showcase some of them in the hopes of inspiring the young to learn. By making this book very attractive, a child will learn to love and reap the benefits of reading. Secure a copy today! ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD

  • A Practical Guide to Rock Microstructure

    by Ron H. Vernon ...
    A clear understanding of the processes responsible for observed rock microstructures is essential for making reliable petrogenetic interpretations, including inferences made from chemical and isotopic analyses of minerals. This volume presents a comprehensive survey of rock microstructures, emphasising basic concepts and the latest methods, while highlighting potential pitfalls in the ... Read more

    $96.99 AUD

  • Clays in the Minerals Processing Value Chain

    Clays are increasingly becoming a major problem in the mining, extraction and value-adding processes for a wide range of commodity raw materials. Clays can impact negatively on virtually every unit process within the mining and minerals processing sector, having long-term environmental implications that go well beyond the lifetime of the mining operation. This book is the first to compile, explain ... Read more

    $156.99 AUD

  • Understanding an Orogenic Belt

    Structural Evolution of the Himalaya

    series Springer Geology
    The book provides a model for the structural evolution of the Himalaya with relevant background information making it easily accessible to earth scientists specializing in other areas. The book is divided into two parts: The first part describes the basic principles of structural geology that are required to understand the evolutionary model described in the second part.The book incorporates some ... Read more

    $143.99 AUD

  • The Elements We Live By

    How Iron Helps Us Breathe, Potassium Lets Us See, and Other Surprising Superpowers of the Periodic Table

    by Anja Røyne ...
    WINNER OF THE 2018 BRAGE PRIZE'[T]his lovely book. An enjoyable sweep through topics ranging from respiration to space exploration -solid science presented in an engagingly human way'Andrew Crumey, author of The Great Chain of Unbeing'Perfect popular science . . . not just a well-written story about the elements, but a book about being human in the world today'Åsmund H. Eikenes, author of ... ... Read more

    $15.99 AUD

  • Değerli Taş Avcılığına Giriş

    Değerli taş avcılığının temel ilkeleri ve çok bilinen değerli taşların özellikleri ile baraber örnek resimler içerir.Değerli taşların hangi kayalarda ve hangi lokasyonlarda bulunabileceği konusunda içerik sağlar.Örnek kayaçlar,örnek değerli taş kütle resimleri ve Türkiye'de ki değerli taş lokasyonları hakkında bilgiler. ... Read more

    $8.07 AUD

  • Precious Stones and Their Stories - An Article on the History of Gemstones and Their Use

    This book contains classic material dating back to the 1900s and before. The content has been carefully selected for its interest and relevance to a modern audience. Carefully selecting the best articles from our collection we have compiled a series of historical and informative publications on the subjects of gemology and crystallography. The titles in this range include "Gemstone Manufacturing" ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Leçons élémentaires de chimie agricole

    by Paul Sabatier ...
    Ce livre comporte une table des matières dynamique.Il est parfaitement mis en page pour une lecture sur liseuse électronique.Leçons élémentaires de chimie agricole est un livre écrit par le chimiste français Paul Sabatier (1854 - 1941).Extrait :L’agriculture ancienne est née tout entière de l’observation ; elle fut faite des résultats accumulés pendant une longue série de siècles par les efforts ... Read more

    $2.22 AUD

  • Tourmaline Gemstones - A Collection of Historical Articles on the Origins, Structure and Properties of Tourmaline

    by Various ...
    This book contains classic material dating back to the 1900s and before. The content has been carefully selected for its interest and relevance to a modern audience. Carefully selecting the best articles from our collection we have compiled a series of historical and informative publications on the subjects of gemology and crystallography. The titles in this range include "Gemstone Manufacturing" ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Gruppo Grotte Catania, ottantanni sopra e sotto il Vulcano - Volume Primo

    by AA. VV. ...
    Questo volume raccoglie una serie di relazioni inedite che sono il frutto dell’impegno dei soci nell’ambito della numerose sfaccettature della moderna attività speleologica: storia, esplorazione, ricerca biospeleologica e proposte web, presentate durante le varie sessioni del palinsesto dei festeggiamenti consentiranno al lettore una panoramica ampia su quanto costituisce ai giorni nostri l ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Cutting and Polishing Gemstones - A Collection of Historical Articles on the Methods and Equipment Used for Working Gems

    by Various ...
    This book contains classic material dating back to the 1900s and before. The content has been carefully selected for its interest and relevance to a modern audience. Carefully selecting the best articles from our collection we have compiled a series of historical and informative publications on the subjects of gemology and crystallography. The titles in this range include "Gemstone Manufacturing" ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD or Free with Kobo Plus

  • Dictionnaire des Pierres précieuses fines et ornementales

    Les Dictionnaires d'Universalis

    Le Dictionnaire des Pierres précieuses fines et ornementales parcourt, en une centaine d’articles empruntés à l’Encyclopaedia Universalis, un vaste domaine où les arts décoratifs et l’industrie s’entrecroisent sur un solide fond de sciences de la Terre. Classés alphabétiquement d’Agate à Zircon, en passant par les gemmes les plus précieuses ou les plus exotiques, ces textes denses et précis ... Read more

    $36.99 AUD