Petrology : igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic / Harvey Blatt, Robert J. Tracy Blatt, Harvey

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Blatt, Harvey
Petrology.; McLean, Evalyn Walsh, 1886-1947; Photographic prints - 1920-1950.
  • Part I. Igneous rocks : 1. Introduction to igneous environments
  • 2. Igneous minerals and textures
  • 3. Chemistry and classification of igneous rocks
  • 4. Crystallization of magmas
  • 5. Origin of magmas by melting of the mantle and crust
  • 6. Evolution of magmas: fractional crystallization and contamination
  • 7. Petrology of the mantle
  • 8. Igneous rocks of the oceanic lithosphere
  • 9. Igneous rocks of convergent margins
  • 10. Igneous rocks of continental lithosphere ; Part II. Sedimentary rocks : 11. The occurrence of sedimentary rocks
  • 12. Weathering and soils
  • 13. Conglomerates and sandstones
  • 14. Diagenesis of sandstones
  • 15. Mudrocks
  • 16. Limestones and dolostones
  • 17. Other types of sedimentary rocks ; Part III. Metamorphic rocks : 18. Metamorphism and metamorphic rocks
  • 19. Isograds, metamorphic facies, and pressure-temperature evolution
  • 20. Assemblages, reactions, and equilibrium
  • 21. Controls of metamorphic reactions
  • 22. Metamorphism of mafic and ultramafic igneous rocks
  • 23. Metamorphism of aluminous clastic rocks
  • 24. Metamorphism of calcareous rocks ; Appendix 1-2.
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