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Trivia About Introduction to M It its easy to understand. Write a product review. Mineral Properties, Study, and Identification Chapter 6. Numerous line drawings, photographs, and photomicrographs help make complex concepts understandable. Appendices provide tables and diagrams to help students with mineral identification, using both physical and optical properties.
Introduction to Mineralogy
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Introduction to Mineralogy – Hardcover – William D. Nesse – Oxford University Press
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Read more Read less. It presents the important traditional content of mineralgy including crystallography, chemical bonding, controls on mineral structure, mineral stability, and crystal growth to provide a foundation that enables students to understand the nature and occurrence of minerals.
If you are an instructor looking bj a mineralogy text, I highly suggest this one. A good text for reference purposes. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Appendices provide tables and diagrams to help students with mineral identification, using both physical and optical properties. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
New to this Edition Substantial updates and revisions to the coverage of chemical bonding, partings, causes of mineral color, electron microprobe analysis, the scanning electron microscope, and microcrystalline varieties of silica A new section on carbonaceous introdutcion More emphasis on the use of a hand lens in mineral identification.
This comprehensive text is useful for undergraduate students in a wide range of mineralogy courses. Detailed descriptions of over common minerals are provided, and the geologic context within which these minerals occur is emphasized.
The latter is important, especially for overseas universities like ours!
The miller indicies are explained quite easily and down to earth, so is the basics for crystal structure and formation. Specific Gravity Table B.
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