Non-silicates: sulphates, carbonates, phosphates, halides, by L. L. Y. Chang, R. A. Howie, J. Zussman

By L. L. Y. Chang, R. A. Howie, J. Zussman

This most modern quantity within the moment version of Rock-Forming Minerals offers frequently with the sulphates, carbonates, phosphates and halides. This voulume has been thoroughly rewritten and significantly elevated, incorporating the various advances in wisdom bobbing up from new and superior suggestions for investigating minerals. because the e-book of the 1st version, crystal constructions are actually much better identified, and using the electron-probemicroanalysis has ended in an excellent higher appeciation of the chemical adaptations in lots of of the minerals. in addition reports offliud inclusions and of sturdy isotope ratios have given new facts temperatures of crystallization and genetic sequences. each one mineral bankruptcy is split into part on constitution, chemistry, optical and actual houses, distinguishing positive aspects and paragenesis. Chapters are headed with short tabulations of mineral information and a cartoon of optical orientation. This ebook additionally comprises effects from the sea ground experimentation and deep sea drilling. additionally on hand: Rock Forming Minerals Vol, 2A: Single-Chain Silicates - ISBN 978-1-897799-85-7 Rock Forming Minerals, Vol. 2B: Double-Chain Silicates - ISBN 978-1-897799-77-2 The Geological Society of LondonFounded in 1807, the Geological Society of London is the oldest geological society on the planet, and one of many greatest publishers within the Earth sciences.The Society publishes a variety of fine quality peer-reviewed titles for lecturers and pros operating within the geosciences, and enjoys an enviable foreign attractiveness for the standard of its work.The many parts within which we submit in include:-Petroleum geology-Tectonics, structural geology and geodynamics-Stratigraphy, sedimentology and paleontology-Volcanology, magmatic stories and geochemistry-Remote sensing-History of geology-Regional geology publications

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