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Manual of Mineral Science / With CD

Manual of Mineral Science / With CD - 22nd edition

Manual of Mineral Science / With CD - 22nd edition

ISBN13: 9780471251774

ISBN10: 0471251771

Manual of Mineral Science / With CD by Cornelis Klein - ISBN 9780471251774
Edition: 22ND 02
Copyright: 2002
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Published: 2002
International: No
Manual of Mineral Science / With CD by Cornelis Klein - ISBN 9780471251774

ISBN13: 9780471251774

ISBN10: 0471251771

Edition: 22ND 02

Summary

The classic in the field since 1848, this extraordinary reference offers readers unsurpassed coverage of mineralogy and crystallography. The book is known for it's complete coverage of concepts and principles with along a more systematic and descriptive treatment of mineralogy. The revised edition now includes a CD-ROM to let readers see the minerals and crystals, while also viewing chemical composition, symmetry, and morphological crystallography.

Author Bio

Klein, Cornelis : University of New Mexico Main Campus

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

1. Introduction.
2. Physical Properties of Minerals in Hand Specimen.
3. Elements of Crystal Chemistry.
4. Mineral Reactions Stability and Behavior.
5. Overview of Crystallographic Concepts.
6. Selected Point Groups and Space Groups.
7. Analytical Methods in Mineral Science.
8. Crystal Chemistry and Systematic Descriptions of Native Elements, Sulfides, and Sulfosalts.
9. Crystal Chemistry and Systematic Descriptions of Oxides, Hydroxides, and Halides.
10. Crystal Chemistry and Systematic Description of Carbonates, Nitrates , Borates, Sulfates, Chromates, Tungstates, Molybdates, Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates.
11. Crystal Chemistry of Rock-Forming Silicates.
12. Systematic Descriptions of Rock-Forming Silicates.
13. Gem Minerals.
14. Determinative Tables.

Mineral Index.
Subject Index.