Fifty Minerals That Changed the Course of History by Eric Chaline

By Science News, 12:44 PM October 18, 2012

From alabaster to zinc, this book highlights the scientific, cultural and commercial significance of a bevy of alloys, metals, rocks and gemstones.

Firefly, 2012, 224 p., $29.95

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