Free shipping on all orders in the USA!

Amethysts (Gems: Nature's Jewels)

ISBN: 9781482428568
Publisher: Gareth Stevens Publishing
Publication Date: 2015-08-01
Number of pages: 24
  • Sale
  • Regular price $27.54

Any used item that originally included an accessory such as an access code, one time use worksheet, cd or dvd, or other one time use accessories may not be guaranteed to be included or valid. By purchasing this item you acknowledge the above statement.

Description


The amethyst has been a desirable gem for thousands of years. Today, the purple stones are mined all over the world and set into brilliant jewelry. Readers learn the geologic process that creates an amethyst as well as how the presence of iron or manganese may contribute to its color. Interesting fact boxes add even more detail to the main content, which covers topics supportive of the science and social studies curriculums. Full-color photographs bring readers close to this precious gem both polished and set and in its natural state inside a geode.

Customer Reviews


MORE FROM THIS COLLECTION