Canada Close Up: Canadian Rocks and Minerals by Joanne RichterCanada Close Up: Canadian Rocks and Minerals by Joanne Richter

Canada Close Up: Canadian Rocks and Minerals

byJoanne Richter

Paperback | September 1, 2007

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Cool facts for aspiring rock-hounds!

Canada is a vast country with a diverse geography, which makes it a fantastic place to discover rocks and minerals. This book is crammed with cool and interesting facts perfect for the aspiring rock collector. Did you know that Canada is the third-leading producer of diamonds in the world? Do you know which Canadian Universities have minerals named after them? Or that montroyalite was named after Mont Royal, Quebec?

Joanne Richter is a freelance writer/editor who has an interest in natural science, history and art. She has a love of folk art and folk music, and in her spare time researches her Maritime roots.
Title:Canada Close Up: Canadian Rocks and MineralsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:48 pages, 9.01 × 6.01 × 0.21 inPublished:September 1, 2007Publisher:Scholastic Canada LtdLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0545999340

ISBN - 13:9780545999342

Appropriate for ages: 7