Covering over 160 rocks and minerals throughout the world, this guide is an ideal introduction to the subject for the beginner. Each rock or mineral is treated to a full page and a comprehensive introduction provides a step-by-step overview, explaining how rocks and minerals are formed, how they occur and how to build your own collection.

Rocks and Minerals 1998, Kingfisher Publications PLC, London

ISBN-13: 9780752300092