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Petrogenesis and experimental petrology of granitic rocks

Petrogenesis and experimental petrology of granitic rocks

Author: Wilhelm Johannes; François Holtz
Publisher: Berlin ; New York : Springer, ©1996.
Series: Minerals and rocks, 22.
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Dealing with the petrogenesis of granitic rocks, this work provides a summary and interpretation of experimental results obtained in synthetic and natural rock systems. The significance of water for  Read more...


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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Johannes, Wilhelm, 1936-
Petrogenesis and experimental petrology of granitic rocks.
Berlin ; New York : Springer, ©1996
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Wilhelm Johannes; François Holtz
ISBN: 3540604162 9783540604167 0387604162 9780387604169 9783642646713 3642646719
OCLC Number: 33899456
Description: xiii, 335 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Ch. 1. Introduction and Geological Background --
Ch. 2. The Haplogranite System Qz-Ab-Or --
Ch. 3. Properties of Hydrous Haplogranitic Melts --
Ch. 4. Effects of Additional Aluminum and Minor Components in the System Qz-Ab-Or --
Ch. 5. Fe and Mg in Granitic Melts --
Ch. 6. The Tonalite System Qz-Ab-An --
Ch. 7. The Granite System Qz-Ab-Or-An --
Ch. 8. Experiments with Natural Granites and Related Rocks --
Ch. 9. Formation of Granitic Magmas by Dehydration Melting.
Series Title: Minerals and rocks, 22.
Responsibility: Wilhelm Johannes, François Holtz.


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