The Practical Geologist is an excellent introductory guide to the basics of geology, collecting, and identifying rocks. It is packed with more than 200 full-color illustrations and photographs. Sections on mapping, preparing, and curing specimens are also included. From exploring the basic principles of geology to starting a rock and mineral collection, The Practical Geologist is the perfect introduction to the world of earth science.
This comprehensive guide is the essential practical companion for natural science enthusiasts everywhere. Douglas Dixon, 160 pages, 8 x 10 inches with a soft cover.