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Gems & minerals

Andreas Landmann

Gems & minerals

by Andreas Landmann

  • 124 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Schiffer Pub. in Atglen, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Precious stones -- Identification,
  • Gems -- Identification,
  • Minerals -- Identification,
  • Mineralogy

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Other titlesGems and minerals
    StatementAndreas Landmann.
    GenreIdentification
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE392 .L285 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination176 p. :
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23391684M
    ISBN 109780764330667
    LC Control Number2008924780
    OCLC/WorldCa226354490

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