Atlas OF Rock Forming Minerals

Atlas of Rock-Forming Minerals in Thin Section  

Posted by MoneyRich at Oct. 11, 2015
Atlas of Rock-Forming Minerals in Thin Section

Atlas of Rock-Forming Minerals in Thin Section by C. Guilford
English | 23 July 1980 | ISBN: 0470269219 | 98 Pages | PDF | 12 MB

'Hurray for Mackenzie and Guilford for at last we have a pictorial guide to the rock-forming minerals! . . . such feasts of colour in mineralogy books are rare . . . an admirable guide'
Mineralogy for Petrologists: Optics, Chemistry and Occurrences of Rock-Forming Minerals (repost)

Mineralogy for Petrologists: Optics, Chemistry and Occurrences of Rock-Forming Minerals by Michel Andre Demange
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0415684218 | 218 pages | PDF | 4,9 MB
A Key for Identification of Rock-Forming Minerals in Thin Section (Repost)

A Key for Identification of Rock-Forming Minerals in Thin Section By Andrew J. Barker
2014 | 182 Pages | ISBN: 1138001147 | PDF | 160 MB
Mineralogy for Petrologists: Optics, Chemistry and Occurrences of Rock-Forming Minerals (repost)

Mineralogy for Petrologists: Optics, Chemistry and Occurrences of Rock-Forming Minerals by Michel Andre Demange
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0415684218 | 218 pages | PDF | 4,9 MB
A Key for Identification of Rock-Forming Minerals in Thin Section

A Key for Identification of Rock-Forming Minerals in Thin Section By Andrew J. Barker
2014 | 182 Pages | ISBN: 1138001147 | PDF | 167 MB
Mineralogy for Petrologists: Optics, Chemistry and Occurrences of Rock-Forming Minerals

Mineralogy for Petrologists: Optics, Chemistry and Occurrences of Rock-Forming Minerals by Michel Andre Demange
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0415684218 | 218 pages | PDF | 4,9 MB

This reference set offers illustrated essentials to study mineralogy, applied to petrology. While there are some excellent reference works available on this subject, this work is unique for its data richness and its visual character.

Atlas of Igneous Rocks and Their Textures  

Posted by MoneyRich at Sept. 10, 2015
Atlas of Igneous Rocks and Their Textures

Atlas of Igneous Rocks and Their Textures by C. H. Donaldson
English | 23 Jan. 2008 | ISBN: 0470273399 | 148 Pages | PDF (scan) | 58 MB

Atlas of igneous rocks and their textures A companion volume to the Atlas of Rock–forming Minerals in Thin Section, this full–colour handbook is designed to be used as a laboratory manual both by elementary students of earth sciences undertaking a study of igneous rocks in thin section under the microscope, and by more advanced students and teachers as a reference work.
Energy Dispersive Spectrometry of Common Rock Forming Minerals by Kenneth P. Severin

Energy Dispersive Spectrometry of Common Rock Forming Minerals by Kenneth P. Severin
English | 14 Apr. 2005 | ISBN: 1402028407 | 227 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

This book provides a very basic introduction to electron microscopy and energy dispersive spectrometry (EDS). It has the largest compiled collection of EDS spectra ever published and covers most common rock forming minerals. In addition, it provides a key to help the novice wade through the large number of spectra.
A Photographic Atlas of Rock Breakdown Features in Geomorphic Environments (repost)

A Photographic Atlas of Rock Breakdown Features in Geomorphic Environments by Mary C. Bourke, Heather A. Viles
English | 2007 | ISBN: 0978523601 | PDF | 88 Pages | 15 MB

A comprehensive image collection of rock breakdown features observed on boulders. This atlas is intended as a tool for planetary geoscientists and their students to assist in identifying surface features found on rocks on planetary surfaces.
Rare Earth Elements in Ultramafic and Mafic Rocks and their Minerals: Main types of rocks. Rock-forming minerals (repost)

Felix P. Lesnov, "Rare Earth Elements in Ultramafic and Mafic Rocks and their Minerals: Main types of rocks. Rock-forming minerals"
2010 | ISBN-10: 0415578906 | 608 pages | PDF | 3,7 MB