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  • Mineral Deposits of North Africaby Mohammed Bouabdellah; John F. Slack

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 299.00

    This volume presents an exhaustive overview of major orebodiesand mineral deposits of North Africa. It is intended both for academicresearchers and especially for exploration geologists interested in mineralexploration in the northern part of the African continent. Recent changes inthe mining laws of most countries in this region have encouraged internationalmining... more...

  • Geosciences of Azerbaijanby Akif A. Alizadeh; Ibrahim S. Guliyev; Fakhraddin A. Kadirov; Lev V. Eppelbaum

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 179.00

    This book provides amulti-scale and multidisciplinary perspective on the geology of Azerbaijan, acountry characterized by a unique tectonic and geological setting including theGreater and Lesser Caucasus, the Talysh Mountains, and the Caspian and KurBasins. Essential geological and geophysical data shed light on the principlesof the evolution of the... more...

  • Understanding Oil and Gas Shows and Seals in the Search for Hydrocarbonsby John Dolson

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 199.00

    This book explains in detail how to use oil and gas show information to find hydrocarbons.  It covers the basics of exploration methodologies, drilling and mud systems, cuttings and mud gas show evaluation, fundamental log analysis, the pitfalls of log-calculated water saturations, and a complete overview of the use of pressures to understand... more...

  • Glaciovolcanism on Earth and Marsby John L. Smellie; Benjamin R. Edwards

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 112.00 US$ 91.84

    Presents the distinctive processes and characteristics of glaciovolcanic eruptions, with reference to terrestrial and Mars occurrences. more...

  • Metasomatic Textures in Granitesby Jiashu Rong; Fenggang Wang

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 99.00

    Based on hundreds of thin sections from granite in China, this book introduces metasomatic textures and their formation mechanism in granite. It also proposes that metasomatic textures can basically be classified into two patterns: hetero-oriented replacement and co-oriented replacement, according to the consistency of orientations of replacive and... more...

  • Evaporitesby John K. Warren

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 399.00

    The monograph offers a comprehensive discussion of the role of evaporites in hydrocarbon generation and trapping, and new information on low temperature and high temperature ores. It also provides a wealth of information on exploitable salts, in a comprehensive volume has been assembled and organized to provide quick access to relevant information... more...

  • Techniques in Archaeological Geologyby Ervan Garrison

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 139.00

    This 2nd edition is a survey level review of key areas of archaeological geology/geoarchaeology. Principal subject areas include: historical principles; archaeologic and geomorphic surfaces and landforms types; sediments and sediment analytic methods; archaeological stoney materials - petrographic and mineralogic attributes; ceramic materials... more...

  • Essentials of Mineral Exploration and Evaluationby S. M. Gandhi; B. C. Sarkar

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 150.00

    Essentials of Mineral Exploration and Evaluation  offers a thorough overview of methods used in mineral exploration campaigns, evaluation, reporting and economic assessment processes. Fully illustrated to cover the state-of-the-art exploration techniques and evaluation of mineral assets being practiced globally, this up-to-date reference offers... more...

  • Rohstoffwirtschaft und gesellschaftliche Entwicklungby Peter Kausch; Jörg Matschullat; Martin Bertau; Helmut Mischo

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2016; US$ 54.99

    Konflikte ummineralische und energetische Rohstoffe verlangen nach klugen und nachhaltigenLösungen. Was lässt sich mit heutigen Technologien und unter den derzeitigen politischenVorgaben bereits in absehbarer Zeit verwirklichen und was wird bereitsausprobiert? Welche Chancen haben Recycling und Substitution? Der erste Teildiskutiert in acht Kapiteln... more...

  • Zeolites and Zeolite-like Materialsby Bert Sels; Leonid Kustov

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 200.00

    Zeolites and Zeolite-like Materials offers a comprehensive and up-to-date review of the important areas of zeolite synthesis, characterization, and applications. Its chapters are written in an educational, easy-to-understand format for a generation of young zeolite chemists, especially those who are just starting research on the topic and need a... more...