A Field Guide to Rocks and MineralsBook - 1996
The definitive guide to rocks and minerals, completely updated for the fifth edition, includes 385 color photographs showing rocks, minerals, and geologic formations. Hundreds of minerals are described, with details such as geographic formations. Hundreds of minerals are described, with details such as geographic distribution, physical properties, chemical composition, and crystalline structures.
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1996.
Edition: Fifth edition /
Characteristics: xv, 396 pages,  pages of plates :,illustrations (some color) ;,19 cm.
Alternative Title: Rocks and minerals