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Minerals handbook

statistics and analyses of the world"s minerals industry.

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Published by Macmillan in Basingstoke .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementPhilip Crowson [compiler].
ContributionsCrowson, Phillip.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21297415M
ISBN 10033360931X

In this edition of Introduction to the Rock-Forming Minerals, 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.   These include Smithsonian Handbooks: Rocks and Minerals, The Complete Book of Rocks and Minerals, Fossils of the World, and Discover Science: Rocks and Fossils. In addition to his authorial work, he runs a photographic library with his wife, Helen, and is a dedicated researcher and conservationist.4/4(5).

°c Mineral Data Publishing, version Crystal Data: Monoclinic. Point Group: 2=m: As short prismatic to acicular crystals with large prism faces, to 2 cm; commonly massive. Twinning: Simple twins according to the Manebach, Baveno, or Carlsbad laws. Physical Properties: Cleavage: Perfect on fg, good on fg, and poor on fg. The Smithsonian Handbook of Rocks and Minerals combines vivid full--color photos with descriptions of more than specimens. This authoritative and systematic photographic approach, with words never separated from pictures, marks a /5.

The Center conducts analyses of and develops information on minerals-related issues, including minerals conservation, sustainability, availability, materials flow, and the economic health of the U.S. minerals industry. A compilation of data on mineral production, imports, exports, stocks, reported and apparent consumption publications.   Created in association with Smithsonian Institution, this authoritative guide features more than rocks and minerals. Packed with photographs and details on characteristics, distinguishing features, and more, Smithsonian Handbooks: Rocks and Minerals makes identification easy. Designed for beginning and experienced collectors alike, this guide explains what rocks and minerals Pages:


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