Advanced Mineralogy: Volume 3: Mineral Matter in Space, Mantle, Ocean Floor, Biosphere, Environmental Management, and Je by Arnold S. MarfuninAdvanced Mineralogy: Volume 3: Mineral Matter in Space, Mantle, Ocean Floor, Biosphere, Environmental Management, and Je by Arnold S. Marfunin

Advanced Mineralogy: Volume 3: Mineral Matter in Space, Mantle, Ocean Floor, Biosphere…

EditorArnold S. Marfunin

Hardcover | April 16, 1998

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This reference book is the third in a series of five volumes presenting a concise treatise on problems and final results of modern studies of earth and planetary materials in their most sophisticated aspects. It is encyclopedic in its coverage of subjects, which include the systematic description of all areas of mineral matter studies corresponding to the actual capabilities and needs of science and industry. This third volume, with contributions from 200 top specialists from all over the world, contains chapters on Mineral Matter in Space, Mineralogy of the Mantle and Core, Mineralogy of the Ocean Floor, Biomineralization, Environmental Mineralogy, Radiation Mineralogy, and Gemology and Jewelry.
Title:Advanced Mineralogy: Volume 3: Mineral Matter in Space, Mantle, Ocean Floor, Biosphere…Format:HardcoverDimensions:462 pagesPublished:April 16, 1998Publisher:Springer Berlin HeidelbergLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:3540582452

ISBN - 13:9783540582458

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From the Contents:Mineral Matter in Space. - Mineralogy of the Mantle and Core. - Mineralogy of the Ocean Floor. - Biomineralization. - Environmental Mineralogy, Radiation Mineralogy. - Gemology and Jewelry: Scientific and Technological Bases; Artistic Value of Minerals.