DK Pocket Eyewitness Rocks and Minerals by DK
  

DK Pocket Eyewitness Rocks and Minerals

Written by DK
Illustrated by
Part of the Pocket Eyewitness Series

RRP £4.99

Synopsis

DK Pocket Eyewitness Rocks and Minerals by DK

Get fast facts at your fingertips with this DK Pocket Eyewitness Rocks and Minerals, packed with bite-sized chunks of information that will encourage and inform even the most reluctant readers. From igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic rocks as well as hundreds of sparkling minerals, this pocket guide covers vital data on where and how they form; as well as explaining characteristics such as hardness, colour and lustre. With 160 pages of amazing encyclopedic stats and genius gem facts to provide extra wow. This mine of information will help you learn how to identify rocks and minerals in no time.

About the Author

The work of British-American artist David Macaulay is renowned for its humour, detail and ability to explain complex ideas with simple genius. He specializes in graphic non-fiction books on subjects such as science, architecture and engineering.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
160 pages
Interest Age: From 8

Author

DK
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Publisher

DK Children an imprint of Dorling Kindersley Ltd

Publication date

1st June 2012

ISBN

9781409386599


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