The Anchor and the Pick: Rocks and Minerals by Boat in Southeast Alaska

By: Gary McWilliams

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"This book is about the finding of rocks and minerals by boat in Southeast Alaska. Equally, it is about the appreciation of them for their natural beauty and for the incredible stories they tell. It is part science, part history, part rock hounding and part story telling.The stories are mainly reminiscences of boat trips with geologists and with others in the search for spaecial rocks and minerals along the rugged shorelines of the Alaskan Coast." - from the Publisher. More than 150 mineral collecting localities are described. Well illustrated.

Title: The Anchor and the Pick: Rocks and Minerals by Boat in Southeast Alaska

Author Name: Gary McWilliams

Illustrator: Katy Callaghan Huston

Categories: Other,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Bellingham, WA, Great Story Book Publishing: 2019

ISBN Number: 0996103287

ISBN Number 13: 9780996103282

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Inscription: No Signature

Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

Item: 0.75 Pound

Seller ID: 000006

Keywords: Mineral, collecting, Alaska, epidote, Prince of Wales Island, boat, field collecting, specimens, geology, rock, fossil, Inside Passage, mine, mining, crystal, gem, gemstone, Wrangell, garnet, quartz, gold, lapidary, rockhound, rock hound.,