Aquamarine

by Cole, Tayler,

Format: Print Book 2016
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
Location Collection Call #
Carnegie Library of Homestead Children Non Fiction J 553.8 Cole
Location  Carnegie Library of Homestead
 
Collection  Children Non Fiction
 
Call Number  J 553.8 Cole
 
 
Northland Public Library Children's Nonfiction J 553.8 C67
Location  Northland Public Library
 
Collection  Children's Nonfiction
 
Call Number  J 553.8 C67
 
 
Summary
Aquamarine and emeralds are both varieties of the mineral beryl! Aquamarine is the most common kind of beryl, with its largest deposits in Brazil. The clarity of aquamarine's blue-green crystals make it a beautiful gemstone for readers to learn about in this volume. Readers find out how aquamarine forms, as well as the simple geologic processes surrounding its creation. Full-color photographs showcase amazing aquamarine jewelry and include the large specimens of high quality crystals unique to aquamarine. Additional science information is offered in fun fact boxes and a graphic organizer.
Contents
What are aquamarines?
Historical gemstone
Creating aquamarine
What does an aquamarine look like?
Finding the gemstone
Everything about aquamarine
Making aquamarine jewelry
Really rare aquamarines!
Powerful aquamarine.

Additional Information
Series Gems, nature's jewels.
Subjects Precious stones -- Juvenile literature.
Gems -- Juvenile literature.
Gems -- Pictorial works.
Precious stones -- Pictorial works.
Precious stones.
Gems.
Publisher New York :2016
Edition First edition.
Language English
Description 24 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (page 23) and index.
ISBN 9781482428605
1482428601
9781482428629
1482428628
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