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Field Collecting Gemstones and Minerals

Geology GuideOut of Print

By: John Sinkankas

397 pages, B/w photos, illus, figs

Geoscience Press

Paperback | Dec 1988 | #56601 | ISBN: 0945005008
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Aimed primarily at the amateur collector, there are chapters on field trips and the use of equipment and tools; chapters on rocks, mineral deposits and field features of deposits, with emphasis on the vital relationships between minerals and the rocks in which they are found; as well as chapters on techniques of collecting, trimming, cleaning, care and display of specimens.

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