Rocks and MineralsBook - 2002
Smithsonian Handbooks: Rocks and Minerals is a visual recognition guide to more than 500 rocks and minerals, designed to make identification as simple and accurate as possible, with annotated photographs to pick out key distinguishing features.
This book is one of a series covering plants, animals, and other natural phenomena from around the world and is published in association with the Smithsonian Institution.
Baker & Taylor
Describes the properties and distinguishing characteristics of more than 500 rocks and minerals around the world, and includes a color photograph of each specimen.