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Groundwater Prospecting: Tools, Techniques and Training
Price: Free! Words: 12,030. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth Sciences / Hydrology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
In this book Groundwater Prospecting: Tools, Techniques, and training methods are explained in detail. The author is a Geologist, Geographer, Environment, Climate Change and Development professional.
Is the Earth Flat or Round?
Series: Christian Journeys. Price: Free! Words: 5,930. Language: British English. Published: February 27, 2018 by Global Stuff Shop Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Education / General, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
Is the planet Earth flat, as some people say, or is it round, as most people believe? Is there scientific evidence either way? What does the Bible have to say about the Earth?
Earth Science
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,950. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2017 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
IntroBooks delivers up to the minute information covering everything on a topic in only one hour of reading. Our books are written to give essential information in a straight-to-the-point, easy to read format. We have cut out technical jargon, waffle, and unnecessary filler to ensure you get the essential information you need to achieve your goals with confidence.
Geophysics
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,650. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2017 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
IntroBooks delivers up to the minute information covering everything on a topic in only one hour of reading. Our books are written to give essential information in a straight-to-the-point, easy to read format. We have cut out technical jargon, waffle, and unnecessary filler to ensure you get the essential information you need to achieve your goals with confidence.
Geochemistry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2017 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
IntroBooks delivers up to the minute information covering everything on a topic in only one hour of reading. Our books are written to give essential information in a straight-to-the-point, easy to read format. We have cut out technical jargon, waffle, and unnecessary filler to ensure you get the essential information you need to achieve your goals with confidence.
History of Earth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2017 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
IntroBooks delivers up to the minute information covering everything on a topic in only one hour of reading. Our books are written to give essential information in a straight-to-the-point, easy to read format. We have cut out technical jargon, waffle, and unnecessary filler to ensure you get the essential information you need to achieve your goals with confidence.
Terroir, il Sapore della Terra
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,750. Language: Italian. Published: March 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Wine, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
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"Terroir, il Sapore della Terra" è un breve saggio divulgativo per cercare di capire cosa sia il terroir, come venga utilizzato a livello legislativo, comerciale, turistico e scientifico.
Identification of Diamonds
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,920. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
This book takes a look at diamonds, in particular the common forms of diamond, rocks in which diamonds are found in nature, diamond types, electrical behaviour, thermal conductivity, chemical composition, crystallography, hardness, specific gravity, determining synthetic diamonds to natural, colour, clarity methods, diamond enhancements, & more…
Identification of Synthetic Gemstones
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,600. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geology
This ebook takes a brief look at synthetic gemstones, in particular cubic zirconia and the various manufacturing methods used to produce synthetic gemstones. This is volume 13 of the Australian Gemstones series and this volume is only available, at this stage, as an ebook.
Identification of Garnets
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
This ebook takes a brief look at garnet gemstones. It covers some of the varieties, diagnostic inclusions, chemical composition, deposit occurrences, synthetic garnets, and more. This is volume 12 of the Australian Gemstones series and this volume is only available as an ebook.
Identification of Ornamental Gem Materials: Australian Gemstones Series Book 10
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geology
This publication takes a look at a number of ornamental gem varieties including lapis lazuli, sodalite, turquoise, variscite, nephrite jade, jadeite, prehnite, rhodonite, rhodochrosite, malachite, obsidian, unakite and hematite. It covers in detail the appearance and diagnostic properties of each.
Identification of Emeralds : Emerald Identification, Treatments, Crystallography, Synthetics, Where to Find Them, Geological Formation, Inclusions & More… (Australian Gemstones Series Book 11)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geology
Emerald Identification, Treatments, Crystallography, Synthetics, Where to Find Them, Geological Formation, Inclusions & More… This book covers several aspects of emerald identification including:- -Chemical composition -Crystallographic system -Typical habit -Colouring ion -Geological environment of formation -Common inclusions specific to particular locations -Locations where emeralds are found
Alaska's Icy Seas
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,710. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
Activity in Alaska’s arctic is closely tied to the ebb and flow of the seasons and sea-ice coverage. Like the farmer who waits for the proper season to plant and harvest, the people of the arctic must also wait for the ice to “go out” before hunting walrus and other game on which they rely. Industry must also time its activities to the varying seasons and the growth and decay of the ice pack.
Australian Gemstones Series Book 5 - 9
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,190. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
This publication is a compilation of the Australian Gemstones Series Book 5 to 9. Each book covers varying aspects relating to gemstones and organic materials. Included are the following titles:- Book 5 Identification of Feldspar and Its Varieties, Book 6 Identification of Amber, Book 7 Identification of Coral, Book 8 Identification of Pearls and Book 9 Identification of Opals.
Identification of Opals
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geology
This book contains a wealth of information on various types of opals, their appearance, diagnostic properties, imitations and how to tell the difference between potch and precious opal. Designed for the beginner or experienced, it will greatly assist those wishing to find out more about how to correctly identify opals.
The Physical & Optical Properties of Gemstones
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
This book contains a wealth of information on the physical and optical properties of gemstones. It covers in great detail each facet of these properties in the hope it will assist you, the reader, in correctly identifying gemstones. This publication has been written for both the experienced gem fossicker and the beginner.
How to forecast volcanoes
Price: Free! Words: 170. Language: British English. Published: November 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
How to forecast volcanoes in 175 or eight thousand words
Beyond The Salt Shaker - How Salt Changed Mankind
Price: Free! Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2016 by Shh Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth Sciences / Mineralogy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
Beyond The Salt Shaker - How Salt Changed Mankind is an intuitive look at how salt has helped humanity survive and thrive. Mankind depends upon salt. Consider the purpose of salt. It is a multi-purpose ingredient. It heals quickly and seasons perfectly. Salt in water. Salt on food. Salt on skin. Salt in the air. Salt really is everywhere.
Poetic Empiricist's Plate Puzzles
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
Before the 1960’s they didn’t know, what caused Earth to shake or volcanoes to blow. A mechanism was found to implicate, a wondrous process using moving plates. In general, plates push out from a ridge formation, a perpetual site of ocean crust creation. On the multimillion year journey it was dealt, just to be pulled in a trench, where it’ll sink and melt.
Status of the World's Soil Resources. Technical Summary
Price: Free! Words: 18,530. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
This document presents a summary of the first Status of the World’s Soil Resources report, the goal of which is to make clear the essential connections between human well-being and the soil. The report provides a benchmark against which our collective progress to conserve this essential resource can be measured.

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