Gem Trails Of Southern California

Author: James R. Mitchell
Publisher:
ISBN: 188978625X
Size: 12.11 MB
Format: PDF
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A New Edition! The definitive guide to over 70 of the best collecting sites for gems, minerals and fossils in Southern California from San Luis Obispo to San Diego. Detailed maps, text, and B/W locale photos lead the way and vivid color photos of specimens excite the anticipation of great finds.

Gem Trails Of Northern California

Author: James R. Mitchell
Publisher:
ISBN: 1889786284
Size: 17.61 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Visions of glittering gold come to mind when you think of Northern Californias mineralsbut there is so much more. There is jade in qualities rivaling that from Wyoming or Burma; beautiful pink rhodonite; and possibly the most diverse variety of gem obsidian in the country, if not the world. In this up-dated second edition detailed text and maps lead rockhounds to over 76 locations where you can collect 60 varieties of Northern Californias mineral and fossil treasures. There are full-color specimen photos to inspire your collecting efforts, and black and white photos to help locate sites as diverse as the minerals themselves, including pine covered mountains, barren deserts and beautiful beaches.From popular and commercial sites to those little-known, out of the way places, this is the most complete guide to gem, fossil and mineral collecting in Northern California.

Desert Gem Trails

Author: Mary Frances Strong
Publisher:
ISBN: 0910652155
Size: 16.30 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Field guide to the gems and minerals of the Mohave and Colorado Deserts. Includes maps and photos.

Rockhounding California

Author: Gail A. Butler
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780762786237
Size: 13.88 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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A complete guide and source-book brimming with advice on collecting and preparing gems and minerals .

Gem Trails Of Nevada

Author: James R. Mitchell
Publisher:
ISBN: 1889786152
Size: 20.70 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Revised and expanded second editon of this popular rock, mineral and fossil collecting book for NV. Mdaps, photos and detailed text describe where to go and what to look for at over 75 of the best collecting sites throughout the state. Also includes a new glossary, mineral index, and a color insert of specimens.

Gem Trails Of Colorado

Author: James R. Mitchell
Publisher:
ISBN: 1889786411
Size: 16.11 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This updated and expanded second edition features over 90 locations, including 27 new sites, where collectors can explore the mineral, gem and fossil treasures of Colorado. Includes clear maps and directions, detailed descriptive text, site photos, full-color specimen photo insert, lists of rock and mineral clubs, mineral museums and mine tours, a mineral locator index and glossary.