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World directory of mineral collections

International Mineralogical Association. Commission on Museums.

World directory of mineral collections

by International Mineralogical Association. Commission on Museums.

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Published by The Commission in Copenhagen .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Minerals -- Catalogs and collections -- Directories.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared by the Commission on Museums of the International Mineralogical Association.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE386 .I58 1974
    The Physical Object
    Paginationca. 250 p. ;
    Number of Pages250
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4925118M
    LC Control Number76351459

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World Directory of Mineral Collections Paperback – Import, by Pieter C. Zwaan (Editor), Ole V. Petersen (Editor)Manufacturer: International Mineralogical Association. Catalogs and collections Directories: Additional Physical Format: Online version: International Mineralogical Association.

Commission on Museums. World directory of mineral collections. Copenhagen: The Commission, (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, International government publication: Document Type: Book: All. More information, table of contents. Rock and Gem - Smithsonian Guidebook by Ronald Louis Bonewitz Only $ A great book for reading, reference or exploring.

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Includes many of the minerals that are frequently described in geology textbooks. Larger specimens than in the Mineral Study Kit described above - most specimens measure between 1 and inches in diameter.

Packaged in an attractive specimen box with a plastic tray to keep your collection organized. International Mineralogical Association. General announcements: General announcements: Council Members. Adhering organizations. Commissions and Working Groups.

List of Minerals. Mineral of the Year. Ph.D. Student Award. Scientific Publications. Meeting. United Kingdom mineral statistics. The UK is an important producer of a range of minerals that are consumed in many sectors of the economy.

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