By: Igor V. Pekov
Moscow, Russia, Ocean Pictures LTD.: 1998
Edition: 1st Edition
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Seller ID: 000011
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. 370 pages. View More...