Atlas of igneous rocks and their textures
MacKenzie, W. S., C.H. Donaldson, and C. Guilford
Atlas of igneous rocks and their textures Image Cover
Publisher:John Wiley & Sons
Place Published:New York
Genre:Rocks, Igneous
Series:A Halsted Press Book
Pages:148
ISBN:0470273399"
Dewey:551.2
LCC:QE461 .M219 1982
Format:Paperback
Release:1982
Comments: chiefly col. ill. ;
"A Halsted Press book."
Includes index.

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