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Introduction to optical mineralogy

Introduction to optical mineralogy

Author: William D Nesse
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 4th edView all editions and formats

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William D Nesse
ISBN: 9780199846276 0199846278
OCLC Number: 916490002
Target Audience: Pregado
Description: xiii, 361 p. : il., cuadros ; 25 cm
Contents: Light --
The petrographic microscope --
Refractometry --
Optics of isotropic materials --
Optics of anisotropic minerals --
Uniaxial optics --
Biaxial optics --
Replected light optics --
Identification of minerals --
Framework silicates --
Sheet silicates --
Chain silicates --
Disilicates and ring silicates --
Orthosilicates --
Carbonates, borates, sulfates, and phosphates --
Native elements, sulfides, halides, oxides, and hydroxides.
Responsibility: William D. Nesse.


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