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world"s minerals

by Spencer, Leonard James

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Published by Frederick A. Stokes Company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mineralogy

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Leonard J. Spencer ... with forty colored plates and twenty-one diagrams; with an appendix by W.D. Hamman ... covering and including rare minerals and ores of economic and scientific importance, their occurence, characteristics and economic use.
    ContributionsHamman, William David, 1859-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE365 .S7 1916
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi p., 1 l., 327 p.
    Number of Pages327
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6594198M
    LC Control Number17002694
    OCLC/WorldCa1560028

    This is the ultimate photographic guide to the world of rocks and minerals, and how to build a collection, featuring over stunning photographs and artworks. This is the ultimate visual encyclopedia of rocks and minerals, with a directory of over specimens/5(17).   Minerals of the World is an extremely handsome and valuable addition to the library of anyone who appreciates mineralogy and mineral specimens. Covering the fundamental aspects of mineralogy, and treating more than minerals with concise authoritative text, it is a superbly illustrated book with fine photography of attractive yet Author: Ole Johnsen.

      Minerals Of The World book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Identify over of the most collectible minerals quickly and easil 4/5. This short coffee table picture book in English, German and French presents Elements, Minerals and Rocks with pictures and facts. The interesting, basic and informative facts are short, simply written, easy to understand, entertaining and thought provoking.

    the IMA - CNMNC Master List of Minerals lists 5, valid minerals, including c. 1, pre-IMA minerals (grandfathered), c. approved minerals but without a published description yet and c. 99 questionable minerals. Due to the length of this list, it is divided into alphabetical groups. The minerals are sorted by name. Minerals for Filtration & Adsorbents. During more than years in business, we have developed filtration and adsorbent solutions for nearly every liquid product. Our customers include the majority of beverage, chemical, pharmaceutical and filtration companies in the world.


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