Minerals First Discovered on the Territory of the Former Soviet Union

By: Igor V. Pekov

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A number of minerals were first identified from locations (type localities) from countries of the former Soviet Union. This book describes each mineral specie (in alphabetical order) and the mineral deposit where each mineral was found. The book also includes a section on the Geography of Discoveries (with many maps), and a Chronology of Discoveries. This volume is well illustrated with 186 color photos, plus B&W photos and crystal drawings. It also has an extensive bibliography with 761 references cited.

Title: Minerals First Discovered on the Territory of the Former Soviet Union

Author Name: Igor V. Pekov

Categories: Mineralogy, Rocks & Minerals,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Moscow, Russia, Ocean Pictures LTD.: 1998

ISBN Number: 5900395162

ISBN Number 13: 9785900395166

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

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Type: Book

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Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

Item: 1.25 Pound

Seller ID: 000011

Keywords: Mineral, gem, gemstone, geology, Type locality, Russia, Soviet Union, mineralogy, and crystallography.,