Healing Crystals features all the key information you will need on 555 healing gemstones in a handy pocket format. Compact but encyclopedic, the book has now been updated to include new findings in mineralogy along with recent experiments and research results in gem therapy. It also includes information on an additional 125 crystals. Michael Gienger presents a comprehensive and illustrated directory of all the gemstones in current use in a clear, concise and precise style. The characteristics and healing function of each crystal are clearly explained, each one accompanied by a colour photographs. Healing Crystals was written for all interested people who wish to inform themselves about the healing properties of crystals, for all naturopaths, doctors and gemstone consultants as an up-to-date reference guide to healing crystals, and for all those who work with or deal in crystals, as an important update on the latest developments in the field of gemstone remedies. In a word, this reference is an affordable and easy to understand guide for anyone who relates to crystals.