Gemstones of Afghanistan

By: Gary W. Bowersox and Bonita E. Chamberlin

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Book Condition: Fine


The most comprehensive book on the history, geology, gemology and mining of gemstones in Afghanistan to date. Based on intimate knowledge of the country over many years of travel to its mines, the authors are well-versed in all that encompasses gemstones in this mineral-rich country. A very important resource for all who are interested in gemstones and minerals, including the economic development of this region.

Title: Gemstones of Afghanistan

Author Name: Gary W. Bowersox and Bonita E. Chamberlin

Categories: Mineralogy, Geology, Rocks & Minerals, Field & Locality Guides, Chinese & Asian History, Gemology,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Tucson, Arizona, GeoScience Press, Inc.: 1995

ISBN Number: 0945005199

ISBN Number 13: 9780945005193

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Type: Book

Inscription: No Signature

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12

Item: 3.00 Pound

Seller ID: 000227

Keywords: Afghanistan, gem, gems, gemstone, gemology, gemmology, history, mine, mines, lapis, lapis lazuli, spinel, ruby, sapphire, emerald, beryl, morganite, tourmaline, spodumene, kunzite, mining, geology, pegmatite, mineralogy, Hindu Kush, Pech, Bactria, Badakhshan, Panjshir, Panshir, Nuristan.,