Books  Physical Sciences  Earth & Planetary Sciences  Mineralogy & Crystallography 

Geochronology: Linking the Isotopic Record with Petrology and Textures

Series: Geological Society Special Publications Volume: 220

Edited By: D Vance, W Müller and IM Villa

272 pages, Figs, tabs

Geological Society

Hardback | Dec 2003 | #152075 | ISBN: 1862391467
Availability: Usually dispatched within 1-2 weeks Details
NHBS Price: £119.00 $148/€138 approx

About this book

Isotope geochemistry has produced many technical developments in the past decade or so that have revolutionized the potential information available on the tectonics of metamorphic belts from geochronology. These include the ability to date minerals and rocks on small spatial scales - scales that at last approach those from which other types of information - structural and petrological - are obtained. However, interpreting the new data, and their integration with the other datasets available, is not straightforward and requires careful chemical and textural observations that go hand-in-hand with the geochronology. The increasing realization of the importance of this approach has led to a number of symposia at international conferences devoted to this topic in recent years. The set of papers in this book emanates from one such symposium and describes recent progress in integrating this new information with other datasets from metamorphic petrology on a mineral and sub-mineral scale.

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!

Bestsellers in this subject

Ore Mineral Atlas

NHBS Price: £138.00 $172/€160 approx

Minerals of Britain and Ireland

NHBS Price: £95.00 $118/€110 approx

Atlas of Ore Minerals

NHBS Price: £218.00 $272/€253 approx

FSC Wildlife Pack 30: Rocks & Fossils

NHBS Price: £13.50 $17/€16 approx