Eyewitness Crystal & Gem

Eyewitness Crystal & Gem

eBook - 2004 | Rev. ed.
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Describes how crystals form in nature, how crystals are grown artificially, and how crystals are used in industry. Numerous colour photos with text identify the various gemstones.
See a crystal growing, diamonds used to cut through a brick wall, gemstones formed in a volcano, and crystals of gold and silver in Eyewitness Crystal & Gem. Learn how to identify crystals, why crystals have been grown in space, how crystals are used for healing, why Napoleon had a diamond in his sword, and much, much more!
Publisher: New York [N.Y.] : DK Pub., 2004 (Boston, Mass. : Credo Reference, 2013.)
Edition: Rev. ed.
Characteristics: 1 online resource (312 entries) :,467 images, digital files.


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