Collector’s Guide to Silicates Orthosilicates
Robert J. Lauf
Schiffer Publishing Ltd. (2017)
In Collection
Silicates, Mineralogy, Minerals
Hardcover 9780764352867
The definitive resource for mineral collectors, this comprehensive book describes the structural relationships among orthosilicate minerals, known for their hardness and brilliant colors, and the geological conditions that create prized specimens. It is illustrated with nearly 500 structure diagrams, color photos, and electron micrographs that will help collectors appreciate the minerals already in their collection, build a collection with greater depth, and find additional information. A web link allows readers to view the crystal structuresin three dimensions for a richer appreciation of their details, and an extensive bibliography includes easily accessible references ranging from foundational literature to reports on current scientific research.
Product Details
LoC Control Number 2016959282
No. of Pages 240
Height x Width 286 x 225  mm
Personal Details
Read It Yes
Location C 8
Purchase Price 31.00 CHF
Purchase Date mai 2017
Condition Like new
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