Modern Rockhounding and Prospecting Handbook (Falcon Guides)

This volume offers you the basic tools to shift from “pebble puppy” to professional rockhound and explains everything from geology fundamentals, identification suggestions, devices of the trade, how to record your findings, and how to set up a lab or gem shop. Prior to you understand it, you’ll be driving the open roadways and traveling home with dirty pockets full of rocks, gems, minerals, fossils– and perhaps even gold.
* geology basics * popular antiques,
including rocks, gems, fossils, meteorites, and gold
* tools of the trade for every single level of collector
* guidelines and policies
* polishing, preserving, crafting, and displaying your treasures

$ 13.18