Return to home page
Searching: Muskingum library catalog
We are currently experiencing delivery delays for items requested from other institutions while transitioning to a new statewide delivery service. Please contact your library with questions or advice about alternative resources. Thank you for your patience!
  Previous Record Previous Item Next Item Next Record
  Reviews, Summaries, etc...
EBOOK
Author Kresten, Peter, 1945-
Title The Alno Carbonatite Complex, central Sweden / by Peter Kresten, Valentin R. Troll.
Imprint Cham : Springer, 2018.

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OHIOLINK SPRINGER EBOOKS    ONLINE  
View online
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OHIOLINK SPRINGER EBOOKS    ONLINE  
View online
Author Kresten, Peter, 1945-
Series GeoGuide, 2364-6497
Geoguide.
Subject Carbonatites -- Sweden -- Guidebooks.
Mines and mineral resources.
Nature conservation.
Alt Name Troll, V. R.,
Description 1 online resource (xxxi, 195 pages).
Note Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed September 17, 2018).
Contents An Introduction to Carbonatites and Carbonatite Complexes -- Alno Minerals -- Geochemistry and Alno as an Economic Reserve -- Excursion Guide.
Summary This GeoGuide provides an overview of the geology of Alno, combined with an up-to-date field itinerary. Covering all major geological aspects, it offers an essential summary of Alno and its intriguing magmatic rocks in a compact form suitable for field excursions and home study alike. As one of the type localities for carbonatite, the late Proterozoic Alno ring complex has been a crucial site for carbonatite-related research (next to the Fen complex in Norway), and provided one of the earliest test beds for this unique group of igneous rocks. Five geological excursions introduce the visitor to the most rewarding outcrops, including detailed descriptions and a wealth of high-quality colour photographs. The excursions are complemented by a detailed review of the history of scientific investigation on Alno and, in particular, a catalogue of exotic and common minerals associated with the complex's carbonatitic and alkaline silicate rocks. Finally, a summary of its trace element and isotope geochemistry as well as a brief outlook on Alno's potential as a future source of Rare Earth Elements (REEs) completes the book.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN 9783319902241 (electronic bk.)
3319902245 (electronic bk.)
9783319902241
3319902245
9783319902234
3319902237
ISBN/ISSN 10.1007/978-3-319-90224-1
OCLC # 1046460156
Additional Format Printed edition: 9783319902234 (OCoLC)1051772288



If you experience difficulty accessing or navigating this content, please contact the OPAL Support Team