Common Rocks and Minerals of Nunavut

9781927095102Explore the fascinating world of Nunavut’s diverse rocks and minerals in this richly visual, informative book. Through beautiful photographs and a broad range of information—with absorbing “Did You Know?” facts to accompany every account—readers will learn about the appearances, traditional and modern uses, and environments of eastern Arctic rocks and minerals. Covered in this book is everything from diamond to granite, from the most precious to the most common stone. Far from a barren land of ice and snow, this book will introduce readers to the vibrant natural life of Nunavut through its distinct geology.

Written by Jurate Gertzbein

ISBN: 978-1-927095-10-2 | $19.95 | 6.5″ x 9″ | 242 pages | Full-colour illustrations and photographs throughout | Paperback