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6 edition of The Field Description of Metamorphic Rocks found in the catalog.

The Field Description of Metamorphic Rocks

by Norman Fry

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Wiley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Metamorphic rocks,
  • Nature,
  • Science,
  • Nature/Ecology,
  • Earth Sciences - General,
  • Rocks & Minerals,
  • Science / Earth Sciences

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9353013M
    ISBN 100471932213
    ISBN 109780471932215

    Books: The Field Description of Metamorphic Rocks (Geological Society of London Handbook Series) (Paperback) Geological Society of London Handbook Series Edited by Keith Cox Founded in , the Geological Society of London has been publishing since and now distributes its journal to Fellows throughout the world. Igneous Rock Frothy -- Light colored (therefore felsic or intermediate) Pumice 50 Igneous Rock Aphanitic -- Porphyritic -- Phenocrysts are Hornblende (therefore Intermediate) Hornblende Andesite Porphyry Texture Name Parent rock Geologic settings Grade Description Foliated Slate Shale B, R, S .

    Pomocí funkce Nedávné je možné se rychle vrátit k právě prohlíženým souborům. Oblíbené soubory je také možné označit Hvězdičkou. About this book. Metamorphic Rocks in the Field is an illustrative introduction to metamorphic rocks as seen in the field, designed for advanced high school to graduate-level earth science and geology students to jump-start their observational skills. In addition to photographs of rocks in the field, there are numerous line diagrams and examples of metamorphic features shown in thin Range: £ - £

      In addition to photographs of rocks in the field, there are numerous line diagrams and examples of metamorphic features shown in thin section. The thin section photos are all at a scale and in a context that can be related to views seen in the field through a hand lens. Metamorphic Rocks. Metamorphic rocks are pre-existing rocks that have been changed by exposure to unusual temperatures and/or pressures. The pre-existing rocks, called protoliths, may be igneous, sedimentary or other metamorphic rocks. After metamorphosis, these new rocks typically contain distinctive new minerals, reoriented into.


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This Handbook is published as part ofa series of authoritative practical guides to field geology. The Field Description of Metamorphic Rocks/5(3). This Handbook is published as part of a series of authoritative The Field Description of Metamorphic Rocks book guides to field geology.

The Field Description of Metamorphic Rocks This handbook describes how metamorphic rocks and rock masses may be observed, recorded and mapped in the field/5(11).

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Find more information about: ISBN:. This book is an illustrative introduction to metamorphic rocks as seen in the field, designed for advanced high school to graduate-level earth science and geology students to jump-start their observational skills/5(6).

The Field Description of Metamorphic Rocks This handbook describes how (展开全部) Geological Society of London Handbook Series Edited by Keith Cox Founded inthe Geological Society of London has been publishing since and now distributes its journal to Fellows throughout the world.

It is a very nice book, very well illustrated with clear and sharp photographs of nice outcrops and a few thin sections. Each outcrop photograph has a description that calls attention to some especific detail that should be observed in the field.

It works well as a guide for students of metamorphic rocks interested in doing good field work/5(5). Lab FIELD DESCRIPTION OF METAMORPHIC ROCKS The basic procedural aspects of writing a description for metamorphic rocks or rock units are identical to those for sedimentary rocks and rock units.

The main difference is, of course, terminology. With this in mind, today's lab focuses onFile Size: 16KB. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: viii, pages: illustrations ; 18 cm. Contents: Introduction. Background. Mapping metamorphic. The field description of metamorphic rocks.

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Create Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n library. Designed primarily for field use, this book provides a systematic framework that allows readers to produce useful and broadly similar descriptions of metamorphic rocks and rock-masses, despite possible differences of background or special interest.

The Field Description of Igneous Rocks/Metamorphic Rocks/Sedimentary Rocks book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5(8). Hand specimen descriptions of metamorphic rocks Hand specimen descriptions for metamorphic rocks are like those for igneous rocks.

The objective is to tell someone looking at it everything they need to know to recognize it in the field.

Descriptions should be reasonably comprehensive but clear and succinct, typically no more than two or three File Size: 1MB. A pictorial guide to metamorphic rocks in the field The first two thin section images (Figs. A, B), show fine-grained pelitic rocks, each having a dominant (obvious) foliation and cleavage, and a second that is less obvious.

Figures C and D show weakly foliated rocks, a hornblende amphiboliteFile Size: 1MB. Geological Society of London Handbook Series Edited by KeithCox Founded inthe Geological Society of London has beenpublishing since and now distributes its journal to Fellowsthroughout the world.

This Handbook is published as part ofa series of authoritative practical guides to field geology. The Field Description of Metamorphic Rocks "e;This handbook describes how metamorphic. The Field Description of Metamorphic Rocks "This handbook describes how metamorphic rocks and rock masses may be observed, recorded and mapped in the field.

Fry, N. / THE FIELD DESCRIPTION OF METAMORPHIC ROCKS, New York,pb, Geological Society of London Handbook Series, pages, - 1 - $ 30 Fry, N. / THE FIELD DESCRIPTION OF METAMORPHIC ROCKS, New York,pb, Geological Society of London Handbook Series, pages, - 3 - $ The Field Description of Metamorphic Rocks This handbook describes how metamorphic rocks and rock masses may be observed, recorded and mapped in the field/5(13).

Buy By Norman Fry The Field Description of Metamorphic Rocks (Geological Society of London Handbook Series) ( edition) edition by Norman Fry (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.Book is very comprehensive for its "carry in the field" pocket size.

The publication () is in its 8th reprinting () therefore considerably outdated to current studies. However, according the the publisher, the book will be updated and republished during /5.Written at a levelsuitable for undergraduate students of geology, this book (as withits companion volumes in the series) has firmly established itselfas an essential tool for any geologist -- student, professional oramateur -- faced with the task of making a general description ofan area of metamorphic rocks.