GoldPaperback - 2004
Unlike other metals, such as copper or lead, gold is prized for its beauty and scarcity rather than its usefulness. This colorfully illustrated new book describes both the basics of this dazzling metal and our fascination with it throughout history.
Publisher: New York ; St. Catharines, Ont. : Crabtree Pub., c2004.
Characteristics: 32 pages :,illustrations (some color), 1 col. map ;,29 cm.