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Published: 14 December 2016

512 Pages

8-1/2 x 11 inches

ISBN: 9780190618353

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Introduction to Mineralogy

Third Edition

William D. Nesse

New to this Edition:

  • Substantial updates and revisions to the coverage of chemical bonding, partings, causes of mineral color, electron microprobe analysis, the scanning electron microscope, and microcrystalline varieties of silica
  • A new section on carbonaceous material
  • More emphasis on the use of a hand lens in mineral identification

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