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Rocks & Minerals

  • Barren Landsby Kevin Krajick

    Open Road Distribution 2016; US$ 9.99

    First published in 2001, Barren Lands is the classic true story of the men who sought?and found?a great diamond mine on the last frontier of the far north. From a bloody 18th-century trek across the Canadian tundra to the daunting natural forces facing protagonists Chuck Fipke and Stewart Blusson as they struggle against the mighty DeBeers cartel,... more...

  • Biological Economiesby Richard Le Heron; Hugh Campbell; Nick Lewis; Michael Carolan

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    Recent agri-food studies, including commodity systems, the political economy of agriculture, regional development, and wider examinations of the rural dimension in economic geography and rural sociology have been confronted by three challenges. These can be summarized as: ?more than human? approaches to economic life; a ?post-structural political... more...

  • Lithium Needs and Resourcesby S. S. Penner

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 31.95

    Lithium: Needs and Resources focuses on the applications, reactions, and increasing demand for lithium, as well as the exploration methods used in the extraction of this element. The selection first offers information on the lithium industry, including markets for lithium metal and lithium compounds and lithium reserves. The text then surveys past... more...

  • Cuidar la Tierraby Emilio Chuvieco; María Ángeles Martín

    Primento Digital Publishing 2015; US$ 7.99

    ¿Es importante conservar la Naturaleza? ¿Está en riesgo nuestro futuro? ¿Estamos ante una crisis ecológica de dimensiones desconocidas? ¿Qué respuestas se plantean ante esta crisis? ¿Cómo podemos reorientar nuestra relación con el entorno natural? Este libro expone la evolución de las ideas que han arraigado en la sociedad desde que empezamos... more...

  • Introducing Natural Resourcesby Graham Park

    Dunedin Academic Press Ltd 2015; US$ 29.50

    An illustrated introduction to the science surrounding the Earth?s resources, both renewable and non-renewable. more...

  • Chromium: Its Physicochemical Behavior and Petrologic Significanceby T. N. Irvine

    Elsevier Science 2015; US$ 72.95

    Chromium: Its Physicochemical Behavior and Petrologic Significance is a collection of papers presented at an interdisciplinary conference on the physicochemical behavior and petrologic significance of chromium, held at the Geophysical Laboratory of the Carnegie Institution of Washington on January 7-8, 1974. Contributors explore the physicochemical... more...

  • Clays and Clay Mineralsby Ada Swineford

    Elsevier Science 2015; US$ 72.95

    Clays and Clay Minerals, Volume 5 contains the proceedings of the Seventh National Conference on Clays and Clay Minerals held in Washington, D.C., on October 20-23, 1958. The papers explore developments in clays and clay mineralogy and cover topics such as differential settling tendencies of clay minerals in saline waters; effect of seawater on clay... more...

  • Moon Rocks and Mineralsby Alfred A. Levinson; S. Ross Taylor

    Elsevier Science 2015; US$ 72.95

    Moon Rocks and Minerals compiles the important findings that have resulted from the first study of the Apollo 11 lunar rocks, including preliminary data on Apollo 12 lunar samples. The compiled study samples and proposals on the lunar rocks are categorized into four general categories- mineralogy and petrology, chemical and isotope analyses, physical... more...

  • Rock Dynamics and Geophysical Explorationby L.N. Persen

    Elsevier Science 2015; US$ 72.95

    Rock Dynamics and Geophysical Exploration: Introduction to Stress Waves in Rocks deals with a theoretical tool for predicting stress waves in rocks. The book considers both elastic and Kelvin type materials, and also explains some experiments of stress waves in rocks. The book reviews concepts in the analysis of stresses and deformations, the fundamental... more...

  • Exploring the Geology of the Carolinasby Kevin G. Stewart; Mary-Russell Roberson

    The University of North Carolina Press 2015; US$ 19.99

    How were the Appalachian Mountains formed? Are the barrier islands moving? Is there gold in the Carolinas? The answers to these questions and many more appear in this reader-friendly guide to the geology of North Carolina and South Carolina. Exploring the Geology of the Carolinas pairs a brief geological history of the region with 31 field trips... more...