Wednesday, 17 September 2014

Atlas of Rock-Forming Minerals in Thin Section [W. S. MacKenzie and C. Guilford]

About this book

This full-colour handbook illustrates the appearance of common rock-forming minerals as seen in thin section under the polarizing microscope. The book contains over 200 photomicrographs accompanied by short descriptions and summaries of the optical properties of the various minerals. The photographs are taken in either plane-polarized light or under crossed polars, and are careefully chosen to show the features by wich the minerals can most easily recognized.

Product Details

Paperback: 102 Pages
Publisher: 1980 
Language: English

Size: 32 MB 

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