Rocks & Geology

AVK082
$9.95  
Spiral-Bound, Dan R. Lynch, 28pages, 4 x 7, ISBN: 9781591939337
Your beachcombing guide to California, Oregon, and Washington Keep this tabbed booklet close at hand on your next rock-hunting adventure. Based on Dan R. Lynch’s best-selling field guides and featuring the most common and desirable agates and other collectibles along the Pacific Coast, the...
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FFB156
$19.95  
Paperback, Rupert Hochleitner, 256pages, 4 x 7.5, ISBN: 9780228102281
Step-by-step Questions and Answers with detailed color photographs for easy identification. The Firefly Guide to Minerals, Rocks and Gems   is designed for easy and reliable identification of minerals, gems and rocks. The identification process begins with the stone's streak color, which is...
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IPG080
$35.95  
Paperback, Kirk Johnson, 290pages, 10 x 10, ISBN: 9781555917432
In this long-awaited sequel Kirk Johnson and Ray Troll are back on a road trip—driving, flying, and boating their way from Baja, California to northern Alaska in search of the fossil secrets of North America’s Pacific coast. They hunt for fossils, visit museums, meet scientists and paleonerds,...
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AVK055
$7.95  
Paperback, James Magnuson, 32pages, 8 x 10, ISBN: 9781591934431
Every time Emma sees her grandfather's agate collection, she dreams about finding an agate of her own. And when her family takes a trip to the beach, she finally gets her chance! Experience the excitement of a child on a treasure hunt, and share in the warmth of a loving grandfather who feeds...
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NBN043
$19.96 $24.95  
Paperback, Garret Romaine, 264pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9781493032358
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QRT021
$24.99  
Hardcover, Jon Larsen, 152pages, 9.5 x 9.5, ISBN: 9780760352649
Tiny pieces of space rock called micrometeorites are everywhere on Earth.  In Search of Stardust  shows you how to find them and keep them safe. The solar system is a dusty place. Every day approximately 100 metric tons of cosmic dust collides with Earth, mainly in the form of...
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NBN039
$24.95  
Paperback, Lars Johnson, 288pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9781493019090
This book provides detailed directions and GPS coordinates to the best rockhounding sites in Washington, with valuable tips on what to tools to bring and how to conduct your search. Comprehensive lists of minerals or fossils for each site and excellent color photos will help you know what to...
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MPP023
$18.00  
Paperback, T. Scott Bryan, 112pages, 9 x 8.5, ISBN: 9780878425983
Arizona is a geologist s playground, with a scientifically intriguing story behind every rocky outcrop, dry playa, and sparkling spring. Arizona Rocks! tells the stories of 44 of the best geologic sites in the state. Not only will you learn about well-known places, such as Barringer Meteorite...
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MPP022
$16.00  
Paperback, Wendell A. Duffield, 96pages, 8 x 9, ISBN: 9780878425747
Don’t wait for a trip to the thermal pools of Iceland or the black beaches of Hawaii to discover what’s so hot about volcanoes. Warm up with a copy of  What’s So Hot About Volcanoes . Lively discussions introduce readers of all ages to the creative power of volcanoes,...
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MPP020
$14.40 $18.00  
Paperback, Jacques Kornprobst & Christine Laverne, 99pages, 7.5 x 9.5, ISBN: 9780878425136
Santorini, a volcanic island in the Aegean Sea, exploded violently around 1500 BC, wiping out the entire Minoan civilization. A volcanic-ash-rich mudflow swept down the slopes of Nevado del Ruiz in 1985, killing 23,000 people in Colombia. Oral and written histories are rife with tales of...
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KLU004
$19.99  
Flex, Miranda Smith & Sean Callery, 224pages, 10 x 10, ISBN: 9780545947190
In  Rocks, Minerals, and Gems , readers will learn about hundreds of rocks, minerals, crystals, and gems that were forged by the most powerful events in prehistory. Explore what specimens look like and how they're used today--readers can use the information to identify rocks and minerals...
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HCT032
$19.99  
Paperback, Barbara Freese, 384pages, 5.5 x 8.5, ISBN: 9780465057931
"Engrossing....  Coal , to borrow a phrase, is king." -- New York Times Book Review   In this remarkable book, Barbara Freese takes us on a rich historical journey that begins hundreds of millions of years ago and spans the globe. Prized as "the best stone in Britain" by Roman invaders...
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MPP015
$24.00  
Paperback, Marc S. Hendrix, 312pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9780878425761
Although it s also known for for wolves, bison, and stunning scenery, Yellowstone National Park was established as the world s first national park in 1872 largely because of its geological wonders. In  Geology Underfoot in Yellowstone Country , author and geologist Marc Hendrix takes you...
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MPP016
$16.00 $20.00  
Paperback, David Lageson & Darwin Spearing, 271pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9780878422166
Informative travel companions about roadside terrain and geology with photos, diagrams, and glossary.
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MPP017
$19.20 $24.00  
Paperback, William J. Fritz & Robert C. Thomas (, 328pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9780878425815
With more than 10,000 geysers, hot springs, fumaroles, and mud pots, as well as cubic mile upon cubic mile of once-incendiary rhyolite, the landscape of Yellowstone Country vividly displays its fiery past and present. The region contains 1/5 of the world s geysers, including the most famous of...
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MPP018
$20.00  
Paperback, Candy Moulton, 440pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9780878423163
In Roadside History of Wyoming readers will learn about Native Americans who struggled to adapt to many sudden changes, mountain men who braved the wilderness, emigrants who suffered untold hardships, cattle and sheep drovers who took advantage of the open range, miners who sought wealth below...
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GPT229
$16.95  
Paperback, Gail A. Butler, 200pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9780762771417
Although known for its gold production, California is a virtual haven for rock and gem collectors. With this fully revised and upated edition, you can explore the mineral-rich desert regions, comb tide-washed beaches for jade, agate, abalone, fossilized whale bone, and prospect in the mountains...
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GPT230
$18.95  
Paperback, Montana Hodges, 240pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9780762781621
With this informative, fully updated and revised guide, you can explore the mineral-rich region of Montana. It describes the state's best rockhounding sites and covers popular and commerical sites as well as numerous little-known areas. This handy guide also descirbes how to collect specimens,...
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GPT231
$19.95  
Paperback, William A. Kappele, Gary Warren, 208pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9780762782161
This completely updated and revised, full-color edition of Rockhounding Utah reveals the grandeur of the state's exposed formations, its canyon walls etched with fossils, and the spires and arches of the Needles District in Canyonlands National Park. Each description of the 86 state's sites...
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GPT232
$15.16 $18.95  
Paperback, Gerry Blair, 232pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9780762744497
Updated and revised to reflect the latest information on this alluring state of extremes,  Rockhounding Arizona  includes more than seventy of Arizona's best rockhounding sites and their emblematic activities, from jasper hunting in the historic mining district near Bagdad to searching for gold...
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GPT234
$16.95  
Paperback, Montana Hodges, 232pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9780762750849
Rockhounding Alaska  will be an in-depth guide to the rocks, minerals and fossils legally found and collected within the state. The book will contain a light, informative overview of the geologic history of Alaska as well as a site-by-site guide to approximately 70 collecting locations....
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GPT227
$18.95  
Paperback, 264pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9780762748129
A complete guide to finding, collecting, and preparing the state’s gems & minerals Rockhounding Idaho  is a must-have book for anyone interested in collecting rocks, minerals, fossils, and gold in the Gem State. Completely up-to-date with over 200 GPS coordinates in...
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GPT220
$22.95  
Paperback, Garret Romaine, 256pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9781493018970
Gold Panning California is the premiere reference source for anyone who is interested in getting started or continuing their gold prospecting in California. This colorful, well-researched guide contains accurate, up-to-date prospecting information for all known panning areas in...
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RAN486
$4.99  
Paperback, Melissa Stewart, 32pages, 6 x 9, ISBN: 9781426319433
Blast off on a trip to discover the fascinating world of meteors. In this image-packed book, kids will learn all about these objects hurtling through space—and into our atmosphere. This Level 3 reader is written in an easy-to-grasp style to encourage the scientists and explorers of tomorrow!
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