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By Gary W. Bowersox

Afghanistan is among the world’s riches resources of gemstones and minerals, made even richer via Russian bombing and exploration within the 1980’s that revealed extra tough gemstone and mineral fabric. gems of Afghanistan is the 1st booklet ever written at the geology, background and love of the gem stones and minerals of this war-ravished crossroads among the close to East and the a ways East. The textual content information the mining equipment, creation, and the precise destinations of the varied deposits, together with the 6500 year-old lapis lazuli mines. gem stones of Afghanistan positive aspects lovely colour photos, unique maps and satellite tv for pc coordinates of vital mines. the writer has compiled a wide-ranging and thorough set of references that, just like the publication, may still turn out useful to readers who desire to make a cautious evaluation concerning the riches Afghanistan has to offer.

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