The Resource What Are Gems?

What Are Gems?

Label
What Are Gems?
Title
What Are Gems?
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Single or multicolored, smooth or multifaceted, gems of all kinds captivate people of all ages. This vibrant volume will teach the budding geology buff how a single mineral can form many varieties of gems, how some gems are actually created by animals, and why certain types of jewelry are so valuable. Young readers who might display their birthstones with pride will be fascinated to learn about the role gems have played in superstition. The use of gems in tools including lasers and saws is also covered. Readers will be mesmerized by both the beauty and versatility of these incredible stones
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Cataloging source
Midwest
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hoopla (Digital media service)
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Martin, Bobi
Dewey number
553.8
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Junior geologist : discovering rocks, minerals, and gems
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  • Gems
  • Crystals
Target audience
juvenile
Label
What Are Gems?
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT11663943
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781508100102
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT11663943
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11663943
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
What Are Gems?
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT11663943
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781508100102
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT11663943
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11663943
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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