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The Resource Gems & crystals from the American Museum of Natural History, Anna S. Sofianides and George E. Harlow ; photographs by Erica and Harold Van Pelt

Gems & crystals from the American Museum of Natural History, Anna S. Sofianides and George E. Harlow ; photographs by Erica and Harold Van Pelt

Label
Gems & crystals from the American Museum of Natural History
Title
Gems & crystals from the American Museum of Natural History
Statement of responsibility
Anna S. Sofianides and George E. Harlow ; photographs by Erica and Harold Van Pelt
Title variation
  • Gems and crystals from the American Museum of Natural History
  • Gems & crystals
  • Gems and crystals
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the properties, history, lore, and sources of gems
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sofianides, Anna S
Dewey number
549/.074747/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QE366.2
LC item number
.S64 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Harlow, George E
  • American Museum of Natural History
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Minerals
  • Precious stones
  • American Museum of Natural History
  • American Museum of Natural History
  • Minerals
  • Precious stones
  • New York (State)
Label
Gems & crystals from the American Museum of Natural History, Anna S. Sofianides and George E. Harlow ; photographs by Erica and Harold Van Pelt
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 204-205) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Tracing the story of gems -- What is a gem? -- Diamond -- Corundum -- Beryl -- Chrysoberyl & spinel -- Topaz -- Tourmaline -- Zircon & peridot -- Turquoise & lapis lazuli -- Opal -- Feldspar -- Jade -- Quartz -- Chalcedony & Jasper -- Garnet -- Pearls & other organic gems -- Rare & unusual gemstones & ornamental material
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
208 pages
Isbn
9780671687045
Lccn
89011574
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)19887226
Label
Gems & crystals from the American Museum of Natural History, Anna S. Sofianides and George E. Harlow ; photographs by Erica and Harold Van Pelt
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 204-205) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Tracing the story of gems -- What is a gem? -- Diamond -- Corundum -- Beryl -- Chrysoberyl & spinel -- Topaz -- Tourmaline -- Zircon & peridot -- Turquoise & lapis lazuli -- Opal -- Feldspar -- Jade -- Quartz -- Chalcedony & Jasper -- Garnet -- Pearls & other organic gems -- Rare & unusual gemstones & ornamental material
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
208 pages
Isbn
9780671687045
Lccn
89011574
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)19887226

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