An introduction to minerals and rocks under the microscope

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Unknown author
(2013-07)

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Experience the study of minerals using a polarising microscope. While the study of minerals can involve electron or ion beam chemical analysis, the polarising microscope remains the prime tool for the study of rock thin sections and is the foundation of learning to recognise, characterise and identify rocks.

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The Open University (OUUK)

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