Nédélec, Anne & Jean-Luc Bouchez
Title Granites: Petrology, Structure, Geological Setting, and Metallogeny
Condition As new
0198705611 / 9780198705611
Inventory number 979809
2015. 26cm. Pp.xii, 335. Photos & figures. Hardbound.
This book - translated, edited, and updated from the original French edition Petrologie des Granites published by Vuibert in 2011 - gives a modern presentation of granitic rocks, or granites, from magma genesis to their emplacement into the crust and their crystallization. Mineralogical, petrological, physical, and economical aspects are developed in a succession of 14 chapters. Special 'info boxes' discuss topics for those wishing to deepen their knowledge of the subject. Also included is a glossary, a comprehensive bibliography, as well as descriptions of modern techniques.