Mineralogy

Mineralogy is a subject of geology specializing in the scientific study of chemistry, crystal structure, and physical (including optical) properties of minerals and mineralized artifacts. Specific studies within mineralogy include the processes of mineral origin and formation, classification of minerals, their geographical distribution, as well as their utilization.


Introduction to Optical Mineralogy
Thuggin In Miami (The Family Is Made : Part 1)
Introduction to Mineralogy
Manual of Mineralogy
The Book of Stones: Who They Are & What They Teach
The Crystal Bible: A Definitive Guide to Crystals
Geology
Minéralia - Minéraux et pierres précieuses du monde
Manual of Mineral Science
Types of Ore Deposits
Handbook for Prospectors
A Textbook of Mineralogy with an Extended Treatise on Crystallography and Physical Mineralogy
Blank 133x176
Bob Jones
 
by
Bob Jones
Introduction to Criminal Justice
Blank 133x176
Eruptions That Shook T...
 
by
Clive Oppenheimer

Tea Cooper
And you'll be able to tell whether or not this is an opal?" "According to the baron's instructions, it should have a transparent or white body tone, then we must look at the background color, a slight tinge of color, like a spark of fire." Stefan gave a satisfied grunt and held it up to the light. "It has a wonderful luster and a play of color." Della peered over his shoulder. "Where do they come from? How are they made?" "Mother Nature at her best. Unique conditions first. Heavy seasonal rains ...more
Tea Cooper, The Woman in the Green Dress

There are many arts and sciences of which a miner should not be ignorant. First there is Philosophy, that he may discern the origin, cause, and nature of subterranean things; for then he will be able to dig out the veins easily and advantageously, and to obtain more abundant results from his mining. Secondly there is Medicine, that he may be able to look after his diggers and other workman ... Thirdly follows astronomy, that he may know the divisions of the heavens and from them judge the direct ...more
Georgius Agricola, De Re Metallica [Translated From The First Latin Edition Of 1556]

More quotes...
Silent World — A discussion group A place to discuss all the unique aspects of Deaf culture as highlighted in the thriller Silent …more
1,021 members, last active 2 months ago
Underground Knowledge — A discussion group This global discussion group has been designed to encourage debates about important and underrep…more
16,118 members, last active 2 hours ago

Tags

Tags contributing to this page include: mineralogy and minerology