To see accurate pricing, please choose your delivery country.
United States
All Shops

British Wildlife

8 issues per year 84 pages per issue Subscription only

British Wildlife is the leading natural history magazine in the UK, providing essential reading for both enthusiast and professional naturalists and wildlife conservationists. Published eight times a year, British Wildlife bridges the gap between popular writing and scientific literature through a combination of long-form articles, regular columns and reports, book reviews and letters.

Subscriptions from £33 per year

Conservation Land Management

4 issues per year 44 pages per issue Subscription only

Conservation Land Management (CLM) is a quarterly magazine that is widely regarded as essential reading for all who are involved in land management for nature conservation, across the British Isles. CLM includes long-form articles, events listings, publication reviews, new product information and updates, reports of conferences and letters.

Subscriptions from £26 per year
Academic & Professional Books  Earth System Sciences  Geosphere  Geophysics & Geochemistry

Quantitative Geochemistry

By: Haibo Zou(Author)
287 pages, b/w illustrations
Quantitative Geochemistry
Click to have a closer look
  • Quantitative Geochemistry ISBN: 9781860946462 Hardback Feb 2007 Out of stock with supplier: order now to get this when available
Price: £70.99
About this book Contents Customer reviews Related titles

About this book

Modern geochemistry possesses not only the vigor of geology and chemistry but also the rigor of mathematics. Quantitative Geochemistry presents quantitative treatments of a wide range of fundamental problems related to geochemistry and geology. It shows that trace elements, isotopes, and equations are integrative tools in modern geochemistry for studying various Earth processes. In many chapters, simple models are presented first, and more parameters are gradually added so that the sophisticated models can be perceived as natural outgrowths of simple ones. Quantitative Geochemistry will help scientists and graduate students in Earth Sciences improve their capacity to understand, apply, criticize, and appreciate the available models and possibly to develop their own models. This understanding will provide penetrating insights into fundamental principles in geochemistry, geology, analytical chemistry, and mass spectrometry as well as any other fields in the natural sciences.


- Batch Melting
- Fractional Melting
- Dynamic Melting
- Open-System Melting
- Uranium-Series Disequilibrium Modeling
- Crystallization, Assimilation, Mixing
- Inverse Geochemical Modeling
- Error Analysis
- Linear Least Square Fitting
- Mass Fractionation in Ionization Processes
- Isotope Dilution
- Pb Isotope Modeling
- Geochemical Kinematics and Dynamics

Customer Reviews

By: Haibo Zou(Author)
287 pages, b/w illustrations
Media reviews

"What Quantitative Geochemistry offers is the most complete compendium of analytical solutions to mass balance and transport models relevant to igneous petrology [...] this is a book that is well worth your money if what you want is a compilation of mass balance and box model equations for mantle melting"
– Geochemical Society

"It is rigorous, lucid, and user-friendly [...] Nice touches include a number of 'worked' problems, and a succinct summary of equations at the end of each chapter."
– Stanley R Hart Senior Scientist Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Current promotions
New and Forthcoming BooksNHBS Moth TrapBritish Wildlife MagazineBuyers Guides