Books about Rocks & Minerals
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A Field Guide to Rocks and Minerals

Smithsonian Handbooks: Rocks & Minerals

National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Rocks and Minerals

Familiar Rocks and Minerals North America (Audubon Society Pocket Guides)

Minerals of the World (Princeton Field Guides)

Simon & Schuster's Guide to Rocks and Minerals

Rocks, Gems, & Minerals: A Guide to Familiar Minerals, Gems, Ores, and Rocks (Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press)

Gems, Granites, and Gravels : Knowing and Using Rocks and Minerals

Rocks and Minerals: A Field Guide and Introduction to the Geology and Chemistry of

Encyclopedia of Rocks, Minerals, and Gemstones


Dana's Minerals and How to Study Them (After Edward Salisbury Dana), 4th Edition

The Rock Book

An Introduction to the Rock-Forming Minerals


Simon and Schuster's Guide to Gems and Precious Stones

Collecting Gems & Minerals: Hold the Treasures of the Earth in the Palm of Your Hand


Earth Treasures : The Southwestern Quadrant (Volume 4B)

Earth Treasures: The Northwestern Quadrant: Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Washington, and Wyoming

Earth Treasures: The Southeastern Quadrant: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carlolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia

Earth Treasures: The Northeastern Quadrant: Connecticut, Delaware, Ilunois, Indiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, etc.

Rocks, Gems, and Mineral Collecting Sites in Western North Carolina

Carolina Rocks!: The Geology of South Carolina

Rockhounding Nevada (FalconGuide)

Rockhounding California (FalconGuide)

Rockhounding Texas (FalconGuide)

Rockhounding Arizona (FalconGuide)

Collecting Arkansas Minerals

Rocks and Minerals of California

New Mexico Rockhounding: A Guide to Minerals, Gemstones, and Fossils

Exploring Rocks, Minerals, Fossils in Colorado

Midwest Gem Fossil and Mineral Trails : Prairie States

New Mexico Rocks and Minerals

Colorado Rockhounding: A Guide to Minerals, Gemstones, and Fossils


Rocks and Minerals at Your Fingertips (At Your Fingertips III) (ages 4-8)

Rocks and Minerals Coloring Book (ages 4-8)

The Best Book of Fossils, Rocks, and Minerals (ages 4-8)

If You Find a Rock (ages 4-8)

Janice VanCleave's Rocks and Minerals: Mind-Boggling Experiments You Can Turn Into Science Fair Projects (ages 9-12)

Rocks and Minerals (National Audubon Society First Field Guides) (ages 9-12)

Eyewitness: Rocks & Minerals (ages 9-12)

Geology Rocks!: 50 Hands-On Activities to Explore the Earth (Kaleidoscope Kids) (ages 9-12)

Rocks and Minerals : Reader's Digest Pathfinders Series (ages 9-12)