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Atlas of Alteration
Atlas of Alteration
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Thompson, A.J.B.; and Thompson, J.F.H. (Editors, 1996). This text is a field and petrographic guide to hydrothermal alteration minerals. Over 160 color photographs and descriptive text present the characteristics, outcrop, hand specimen, and thin section features of 49 minerals. 119 pps, illus, paper, 8 x 10-3/4". Shipping weight 2 lbs.
Sedimentary Environments (3rd Edition)
Sedimentary Environments (3rd Edition)
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1. Introduction 2. Controls on the sedimentary rock record 3. Alluvial sediments 4. Lakes 5. Desert aeolian systems 6. Clastic coasts 7. Shallow clastic seas 8. Marine evaporites: arid shorelines and basins 9. Shallow-water carbonate environments 10. Deep seas 11. Glacial sediments 12. Volcanic environments 13. Problems and perspectives.
A Color Atlas of Rocks and Minerals in Thin Section
A Color Atlas of Rocks and Minerals in Thin Section
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MacKenzie, W.S.; and Adams, A.E. (1994). This text on optical mineralogy is composed of photographs illustrating some of the diagnostic properties of minerals. Included are illustrations of the most common rock forming minerals, as well as representative selections of igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic rocks. 180 full color photomicrographs. 192 pps. illus, paper, 5-3/4 x 8-1/4:. Shipping weight 2 lbs.
Igneous Petrology Third Edition
Igneous Petrology Third Edition
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McBirney, Alexander R (2007). A presentation of evolving petrologic principles. Topics include: magmas and igneous rocks; crystal-liquid relations; igneous minerals and their textures; basalts and magma series; granitic plutons and siliceous ignimbrites, magmatism of the continental interiors, magmatic differentiation; basic intrusions. 550 pps., illus., 7-1/4 x 9-1/4" Shipping weight 3 lbs.
Volcanic Textures
Volcanic Textures
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Contents: Part 1--Interpreting textures: terminology and techniques. Part 2--Common components, textures and structures in volcanic deposits. Part 3--Lavas, syn-volcanic intrusions and related volcaniclastic deposits Part 4--Pyroclastic, resedimented volcaniclastic and volcanogenic sedimentary deposits Part 5--Alteration: an integral part of textural evolution.