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Gemstones
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Published:
New York : Dorling Kindersley, 2002.
Format:
Book
Edition:
Second American edition.
Physical Desc:
160 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 21 cm.
Language:
English
ISBN:
0789489856, 9780789489852, 0613530888, 9780613530880

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General Note
Includes index.
Description
Provides a concise description of each gemstone, photographs showing characteristics and distinguishing features, and information on where gemstones are found and their natural properties.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Hall, C. (2002). Gemstones. Second American edition. New York: Dorling Kindersley.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Hall, Cally. 2002. Gemstones. New York: Dorling Kindersley.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Hall, Cally, Gemstones. New York: Dorling Kindersley, 2002.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Hall, Cally. Gemstones. Second American edition. New York: Dorling Kindersley, 2002. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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