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New Books in the Geology Collection

Books in Geology are located on the 3rd floor.

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Igneous Rocks and Processes - Robin Gill
Call Number: QE461 .G495 2010
ISBN: 9780632063772
Publication Date: 2010-02-23
This book is for geoscience students taking introductory or intermediate-level courses in igneous petrology, to help develop key skills (and confidence) in identifying igneous minerals, interpreting and allocating appropriate names to unknown rocks presented to them.

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Topics in Igneous Petrology - Jyotisankar Ray (Editor); Gautam Sen (Editor); Biswajit Ghosh (Editor)
Call Number: QE461 .T67 2011
ISBN: 9789048195992
Publication Date: 2010-12-05
The second half of the past century witnessed a remarkable paradigm shift in approach to the understanding of igneous rocks. Global literature records a change from a classical petrographic approach to emphasis on mineral chemistry, trace element characteristics, tectonic setting, phase relations, and theoretical simulation of magma generation and evolution processes. This book is a collection of contributions from key professionals in the field intended for petrologists and geoscientists.



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