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Metamorphic Crystallization

By: R Kretz

530 pages, Figs

John Wiley & Sons

Paperback | Oct 1994 | #35198 | ISBN: 0471942146
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Investigates the upper reaches of the crystalline Earth, where countless solid-state chemical changes have taken place during the history of the planet. Contents include: the geological background; mineral thermodynamics; phase equilibrium; chemical kinetics; granular microstructures; and crystallization mechanisms.


The Geological Background. Mineral Thermodynamics. Phase Equilibrium. Chemical Kinetics. Granular Microstructures and Crystallization Mechanisms. Appendices. References. Index.

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