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Author Bishop, A. C. (Arthur Clive)

Title Philip's minerals, rocks & fossils / A.C. Bishop, A.R. Woolley, W.R. Hamilton
Published London : G. Philip, in association with the Natural History Museum, [2003]
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Description 1 online resource (1 volume) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Minerals. Introduction; Native elements; Sulphides and arsenides; Oxides and hydroxides; Halides; Carbonates; Nitrates and borates; Sulphates and chromates; Tungstates and molybdates; Phosphates, arsenates and vanadates; Silicates -- Rocks. Introduction; Igneous rocks; Metamorphic rocks; Sedimentary rocks; Meteorites and tektites -- Fossils. Introduction; Sponges; Corals; Molluscs; Arthropods; Brachiopods; Bryozoans; Echinoderms; Graptolites; Vertebrates; Fossil land plants; Geological timescale
Summary An authoritative and practical identification guide to minerals, rocks and fossils of the world. Published in association with The Natural History Museum, this is an invaluable handbook for amateur collectors and specialists alike
Notes Includes graphical cross-reference mapper
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Fossils -- Pictorial works.
Mineralogy -- Pictorial works.
Rocks -- Pictorial works.
Genre/Form Pictorial works.
Illustrated works.
Form Electronic book
Author Hamilton, William Roger, author
Hamilton, William Roger. Hamlyn guide to minerals, rocks, and fossils
Woolley, A. R. (Alan Robert), author
Natural History Museum (London, England)
ISBN 184972167X
Other Titles Minerals, rocks & fossils
Guide to minerals, rocks & fossils
Philip's minerals, rocks, and fossils