Understanding the physical relationships of minerals and rocks is essential to interpreting detailed chemical and isotopic mineral analyses. Covering the basic processes behind various rock microstructures, the author uses high-quality color illustrations to point out complications of interpretation, emphasize pitfalls, and disclose the latest techniques and approaches. He includes a comprehensive reference list that will be useful for advanced students wishing to delve more deeply.
|Place of Publication||New York|
|Publisher||Cambridge University Press (CUP)|
|Publication status||Published - 2004|
- Metamorphism (Geology)