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Introduction to Optical Mineralogy

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Introduction to Optical Mineralogy (International Edition)

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By: William D Nesse (Author)

384 pages, Col plate, b/w illus

Oxford University Press

Hardback | Dec 2003 | Edition: 3 | #151249 | ISBN: 0195149106
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Complete coverage of the optical properties of minerals and describes more than 125 common rock-forming 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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