|Format:||Print Book 2016|
|Availability:||Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies|
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.
ContentsWhat are aquamarines?
What does an aquamarine look like?
Finding the gemstone
Everything about aquamarine
Making aquamarine jewelry
Really rare aquamarines!
|Series||Gems, nature's jewels.|
-- Juvenile literature.
Gems -- Juvenile literature.
Gems -- Pictorial works.
Precious stones -- Pictorial works.
|Publisher|| New York :2016
24 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (page 23) and index.