The field of Igneous Petrology has evolved greatly in the past years. McBirney's new Third Edition, completely revised and updated, presents a modern and integrated survey of the geological and genetic relations of igneous rocks.
It illustrates how modern geochemical and geophysical methods can be combined with field relations to understand the generational and compositional evolution of magmas.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 550 pages
- Publisher: Jones and Bartlett Publishers, Inc
- Publication Date: 09/11/2006
- Category: Petrology
- ISBN: 9780763734480