Introduction to Optical Mineralogy

Introduction to Optical Mineralogy

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The International Edition of Introduction to Optical Mineralogy provides comprehensive coverage of the optical properties of minerals. It describes in detail more than 125 common rock-forming minerals and a selection of ore minerals. Revised chapters on optical theory discuss the petrographic microscope, the nature and properties of light, the behaviour of light in isotropic and anisotropic materials, and uniaxial and biaxial anisotropic optics.
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  • Paperback | 464 pages
  • 190 x 232 x 18mm | 639.56g
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • International ed
  • 0195391152
  • 9780195391152
  • 616,275

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