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Published: 05 August 1999

288 Pages | 122 figures

7 x 10 inches

ISBN: 9780195109207

Bookseller Code (06)


Geochronology and Thermochronology by the 40Ar/39Ar Method

Second Edition

Ian McDougall and T. Mark Harrison

Argon isotopic dating is one of the most important techniques for estimating the ages of rocks and can be used on very small samples. It has been used to assign reliable ages to the Earth and numerous meteorites. This second edition covers the standard principles and methods and incorporates many of new developments from the last decade.

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