The Definitive Visual GuideBook - 2016
Whether you're interested in fine jewelry or mineralogy, this book provides in-depth information about all the major gem types. The text reveals the riches of the Earth from raw minerals to jewelry pieces. It also explains the science, history, and mythology that surround the gems.
Publisher: New York, New York : DK Publishing, 2016
Edition: First American edition
Branch Call Number: 553.8 GEM
Characteristics: 440 pages : color illustrations ; 32 cm
Alternative Title: Smithsonian