THE CHARACTERISTICS AND OCCURRENCE OF MINERALS

MINERALENS EGENSKAPER OCH PARAGENES

This compendium is to be used in identifying minerals both macroscopically and microscopically. Minerals are described with reference to their chemical formulae and crystal systems, variation in mineral composition, hardness, colour, brittleness, cleavage, crystal form, occurrence, frequency, diagnostic characteristics and diffraction values. The classes employed are: elements, sulphides, halides, oxides and hydroxides, carbonates, nitrates, borates, sulphates, chromates, phosphates and arsenates, wolframates, silicates. The publication contains a comprehensive index. /TRRL/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Stockholm University, Sweden

    Geological Institution
    S-11385 Stockholm,   Sweden 
  • Authors:
    • Nystroem, J O
  • Publication Date: 1975

Language

  • Swedish

Media Info

  • Pagination: 143 p.

Subject/Index Terms

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00132261
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Swedish National Road and Transport Research Institute (VTI)
  • Report/Paper Numbers: R&D Rept.
  • Files: ITRD, TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 13 1976 12:00AM