Turquoise Unearthed: An Illustrated Guide
- ISBN-13: 9781887896337
- Publisher: Rio Nuevo Publishers
- Publication date: 2002-11-15
- Edition: Original
- Language: English
- Pages: 80
In the American Southwest, turquoise is a highly prized gemstone with great cultural significance. Author Joe Dan Lowry is recognized worldwide as a leading expert and describes the fascinating history of turquoise mining in the American Southwest and reveals an astonishing variety of colors and forms that make this gemstone like no other.