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The Chemistry, Properties and Tests of Precious Stones

ByJohn Mastin

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This handbook is about the precious stones. It introduces many aspects of precious stones, including their origin, their the physical properties, such as crystalline structure, cleavage, light, colour, hardness, specific gravity, heat, magnetic and electric influence; their cutting, their limitations and their tests. This book is suitable for both dealers and collectors to understand the nature, environment, chemical composition and the properties of the precious stones.

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Publication Date
Jan 24, 2008
Language
English
ISBN
9781897454749
Category
Science & Medicine
Copyright
All Rights Reserved - Standard Copyright License
Contributors
By (author): John Mastin

Specifications

Pages
64
Binding
Paperback
Interior Color
Black & White
Dimensions
US Trade (6 x 9 in / 152 x 229 mm)

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