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Rocks and minerals by Neil Curtis

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Rocks -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Minerals -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Rocks.,
  • Minerals.

Book details:

About the Edition

Investigates the world of rocks and minerals, covering such topics as the earth"s crust, the identification of minerals, and how rocks are changed by heat and pressure.

Edition Notes

Statementwritten by Neil Curtis.
SeriesSpotlights
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQE432.2 .C87 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination46 p. :
Number of Pages46
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL673590M
ISBN 100195213920
LC Control Number97019687
OCLC/WorldCa37001363

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