Petrology : Principles and Practice, Hardback Book

Petrology : Principles and Practice Hardback


This undergraduate textbook on the key subject of geology closely follows the core curriculum adopted by most universities throughout the world and is a must for every geology student.

It covers all aspects of petrology, including not only the principles of petrology but also applications to the origin, composition, and field relationships of rocks.

Although petrology is commonly taught in the junior year, this book is a useful resource for graduate students as well.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 368 pages, 102 Illustrations, color; 275 Illustrations, black and white; VII, 368 p. 377 illus., 102
  • Publisher: Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. K
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  • Category: Petrology
  • ISBN: 9783642387999

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