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3 edition of field guide to rocks and minerals. found in the catalog.

field guide to rocks and minerals.

Frederick H. Pough

field guide to rocks and minerals.

by Frederick H. Pough

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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mineralogy, Determinative.,
  • Rocks.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 323-324.

    SeriesThe Peterson field guide series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE367 .P6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 333 p.
    Number of Pages333
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6112508M
    LC Control Number52009593

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    Dec 01,  · Frederick H. Pough () was a mineralogist and museum curator who wrote a guide to collecting gems and minerals that became essential for geologists. He wrote A Field Guide to Rocks and Minerals while serving as a curator of physical geology and mineralogy at the American Museum of Natural History in Manhattan/5(). To identify (name) igneous rocks, you determine two things about the rock: composition and texture. First determine composition, which is based on mineral content or color, if you can’t see minerals. Then determine the texture of the rock and based on the two, identify t he rock name. Composition.


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