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The Resource Crystal & gem, written by Dr. R. F. Symes and Dr. R. R. Harding

Crystal & gem, written by Dr. R. F. Symes and Dr. R. R. Harding

Label
Crystal & gem
Title
Crystal & gem
Statement of responsibility
written by Dr. R. F. Symes and Dr. R. R. Harding
Title variation
  • Eyewitness crystal & gem
  • Crystal and gem
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the basic shapes of crystals and other aspects of crystallography, including how they form in nature, how crystals are studied and identified, what gives them their amazing color, and how they are used in everyday life
Member of
Cataloging source
TOH
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Symes, R. F
Dewey number
548
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
1070
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
8.2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Harding, R. R
Series statement
DK Eyewitness
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Crystals
  • Crystallography
  • Gems
  • Precious stones
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Crystal & gem, written by Dr. R. F. Symes and Dr. R. R. Harding
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "Supports the Common Core state standards"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is a crystal? -- A world of crystals -- Natural beauty -- On the surface -- Inside crystals -- Crystal color -- Identification -- Natural growth -- Good habits -- Extraction -- Growing crystals -- Crystals at work -- Good vibtrations -- Quartz -- Diamond -- Corundum -- Beryl -- Opal -- Other gemstones -- Collector's items -- Stones for carving -- Precious metals -- Organic gems -- What is it worth? -- Cutting gems -- Lore and legend -- At home -- Did you know? -- Identifying gemstones -- Find out more
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
American edition.
Extent
72 pages
Isbn
9781465420527
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
  • ocn878945683
  • (OCoLC)878945683
  • 1409917
Label
Crystal & gem, written by Dr. R. F. Symes and Dr. R. R. Harding
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "Supports the Common Core state standards"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is a crystal? -- A world of crystals -- Natural beauty -- On the surface -- Inside crystals -- Crystal color -- Identification -- Natural growth -- Good habits -- Extraction -- Growing crystals -- Crystals at work -- Good vibtrations -- Quartz -- Diamond -- Corundum -- Beryl -- Opal -- Other gemstones -- Collector's items -- Stones for carving -- Precious metals -- Organic gems -- What is it worth? -- Cutting gems -- Lore and legend -- At home -- Did you know? -- Identifying gemstones -- Find out more
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
American edition.
Extent
72 pages
Isbn
9781465420527
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
  • ocn878945683
  • (OCoLC)878945683
  • 1409917

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