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Main Title Igneous petrology
Author Carmichael, Ian S. E.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Turner, Francis J.,
Verhoogen, John,
Publisher McGraw-Hill
Year Published 1974
OCLC Number 00858898
ISBN 0070099871; 9780070099876
Subjects Igneous rocks ; Roches ignâees ; Stollingsgesteenten ; Geochemie ; Gesteinskunde ; Magmatisches Gestein
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELAM  QE461.C37 1974 Region 5 Library/Chicago,IL 01/23/2012
Collation xiii, 739 p. illus. 24 cm.
"Replaces and greatly amplifies much of the content of the first fifteen chapters of ... Igneous and metamorphic petrology [by F. J. Turner and J. Verhoogen] (McGraw-Hill, 1960)" Bibliography: p. 665-714.
Contents Notes
Revision of first fifteen chapters of Turner, Francis John, and Verhoogen, John "Igneous and metamorphic petrology" 2nd ed. 1960, q.v. 1. Magma and Igeneous Rocks -- 2. Classification and Variety of Ingeneous Rocks -- 3. Factors in Magmatic Evolution -- 4. Liquids and Solids -- 5. Crystallization Paths of Igeneous Minerals at Low Pressures -- 6. Magmatic Gases and Volatile Components -- 7. Sources of Magma: Geophysical-Chemical Constraints -- 8. Basaltic Associatins of Ocean Basins -- 9. Continental Tholeiitic Provinces -- 10. Continental Mafic Magmas from Deep Sources -- 11. Andesites and Associated Volcanic Rocks of Island Arcs and Continential Margins -- 12. Rocks of Continental Plutonic Provinces -- 13. Petrologic Assessment of the Mantle-Magma System