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Minerals

Illustrated Guides

Beryl
Calcite
Copper
Garnet
Gold
Gypsum
Halite
Hornblende
Malachite
Pyrite
Quartz
Spodumene
Topaz
Tourmaline

[Gypsum.]

Supplemental Information

For Kids

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General

Bibliography for Illustrated Guides
Geology and Mineralogy Classes
Glossary
How to Identify Minerals
Recommended Reading
San Diego Mineral FAQs

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Gypsum. Photo Credit: Linda West for SDNHM

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