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GB0006. Texas Rocks and Minerals: An Amateur's Guide

GB0006

GB0006. Texas Rocks and Minerals: An Amateur's Guide, by R. M. Girard. 109 p., 74 figs., 1 table, 2 maps, 2 charts, index, 1964. Eleventh reprinting, September 2018. ISSN: 0363-4132. ISBN: 978-1-970007-32-9: Print.

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GB0006. Texas Rocks and Minerals: An Amateur's Guide, by R. M. Girard. 109 p., 74 figs., 1 table, 2 maps, 2 charts, index, 1964. Tenth reprinting, September 2007. Eleventh reprinting, September 2018. ISSN: 0363-4132. ISBN: 978-1-970007-32-9: Print.


About This Publication
A companion to Texas Fossils (GB0002), this classic "little blue book" has guided countless rock collectors, tourists, students and teachers, and property owners to a greater appreciation of the rocks and minerals of Texas. Included are a geologic map of Texas, a geologic time scale, a glossary of geologic terms, and brief discussions of many types of rocks and minerals and an extensive mineral identification chart.


Keywords: mineral identification, rock identification, rock collecting, mineral collecting, guidebooks, minerals, Texas


Citation
Girard, R. M., 1964, Texas Rocks and Minerals: An Amateur's Guide: The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology, Guidebook 6, 109 p.