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Incredible emeralds  Cover Image Book Book

Incredible emeralds

Rogers, Amy B. (author.).

Summary: Due to their striking green color, emeralds are highly prized as a beautiful addition to all kinds of jewelry. They have been used for thousands of years, especially by the ancient Egyptians and Incas. Over time, technology has changed the way these gems are extracted from the earth and shaped into glittering jewels. Through accessible text and enlightening fact boxes, readers discover the process behind the creation of valuable pieces of emerald jewelry. Full-color photographs display the dazzling beauty of emeralds. Fact Boxes, Full-Color Photographs, Further Information Section, Glossary, Index, Websites.

Item details

  • ISBN: 9781534523135
  • ISBN: 1534523138
  • ISBN: 9781534522961
  • ISBN: 1534522964
  • ISBN: 9781534523067
  • ISBN: 1534523065
  • Physical Description: print
    24 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : KidHaven Publishing, [2018]

Contents / Notes

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: How emeralds are made -- Mines full of emeralds -- Different shades of emerald -- The life of an emerald miner -- Mining in an open pit -- Creating emerald jewelry -- Adding facets to an emerald -- An emerald's value -- Famous emeralds.
Subject: Emeralds Juvenile literature
Genre: Juvenile works.

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