|Format:||Print Book 2018|
|Availability:||Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies|
Rubies have many different uses. They have been used in beautiful jewelry, ancient armor, and even lasers. How do people get these useful and beautiful gems? Readers explore the intricate process of mining for rubies, cutting these gems, and polishing them until they look their best. These steps are explained through clear, accessible text. Fun fact boxes provide additional information about rubies. With each turn of the page, readers encounter beautiful, full-color photographs of these radiant gems.
ContentsWhat are rubies made from?
Where rubies are found
Creating ruby jewelry
The value of rubies
|Series||Glittering world of gems.|
-- Juvenile literature.
Gems -- Juvenile literature.
|Publisher|| New York, NY :2018
24 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
|ISBN||9781534523081 (library bound book)
9781534523111 (pbk. book)