Atlas of igneous rocks and their textures
MacKenzie, W. S., C.H. Donaldson, and C. Guilford
Comments: chiefly col. ill. ;
"A Halsted Press book."
Summary: Presents over 200 color photomicrographs of igneous rocks, showing fully the subtle variations in color essential for thin section study. Provides photos of the common textures found in igneous rocks around the world, and the 60 most common igneous rock types. Gives a brief explanation of each field of view. Shows how to prepare thin sections.
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Rocks, Igneous Atlases