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Published: 07 March 2012

384 Pages | 348 illus.

7-1/2 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199846276

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Introduction to Optical Mineralogy

Fourth Edition

Dr. William Nesse

  • Detailed mineral descriptions featuring the most up-to-date research
  • Illustrations and text feature increased clarity for maximum comprehension and retention

New to this Edition:

  • -Revised mineral descriptions, including new data that is consistent with current classification systems
  • -Greater emphasis on color-blindness issues
  • -Additional coverage of the historical roots of optical mineralogy
  • -Additional minerals described in detail
  • -A new interference color chart with superior color rendition
  • -Updated references

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