Skip to content

Introduction to the Rock-forming Minerals:

Spend $50 to get a free DVD!

ISBN-10: 0903056275

ISBN-13: 9780903056274

Edition: 3rd 2013

Authors: W. Deer, R.a. Howie, J. Zussman

List price: $82.00
Blue ribbon 30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee!
Out of stock
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
Carrot Coin icon
XP icon
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!


In this edition, most of the commonly occurring minerals of igneous, metamorphic and sedimentary rocks are discussed in terms of structure, chemistry, optical and other physical properties, distinguishing features and paragenesis. Important correlations between these aspects of mineralogy are emphasized wherever possible. The content of each section has been updated where needed in the light of published research over the 21 years between editions. Tables of over 200 chemical analyses and formulae are included and a number of older entries have been replaced by more recent examples. Major new features: Entirely new views of crystal structures in perspective using CrystalMaker colour images;…    
Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $82.00
Edition: 3rd
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: Mineralogical Soc of Great Britain
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 498
Weight: 3.080
Language: English