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This spectacular kids book unearths everything you need to know about rocks and minerals.
With over one million copies sold, Eyewitness Rock and Mineral is a comprehensive and visually stunning introduction into the subject. Written for children aged 9 and over, this best-selling book offers a unique view of Earth, from igneous volcanic rocks to rare gems and precious metals.
As you delve into all things rock and mineral, you will learn a range of fascinating facts. Did you know that a rock is a combination of one or more minerals? Or that marble is a form of limestone that has been used to build statues and buildings for thousands of years, going all the way back to ancient Greece? You will even travel to outer space and find out about the nearly 20,000 meteorites that fall to Earth every year!
Packed with essential information, Eyewitness Rock & Mineral includes infographics, statistics, and timelines, making the book more engaging and educational for your child. Included in this non-fiction title is a giant fold-out wall chart full of facts, perfect for bedrooms or classrooms.
So, dig a little deeper and discover the rocks and minerals buried right under your feet.