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Minerals of Nevada 1 edition

Minerals of Nevada
Stephen B Castor

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Minerals of Nevada
1st ed
Stephen B. Castor and Gregory C. Ferdock

Published 2004 by Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology Special Publication (31) in association with the University of Nevada Press in Reno .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Part I: The importance of minerals / Stephen B. Castor
Geology and minerals in Nevada / Stephen B. Castor
The mining and mineralogical history of Nevada / Stephen B. Castor and Joseph V. Tingley
Nevada type localities / Stephen B. Castor
Part II: Mineral deposits
Carlin-type gold deposits / Gregory C. Ferdock
Precious-metal rocks / Stephen B. Castor and Richard W. Thomssen
Porphyry and contact metasomatic deposits / Stephen B. Castor
Mercury deposits / Stephen B. Castor and Joseph V. Tingley
Nevada's industrial minerals / Keith G. Papke and Stephen B. Castor
Gemstones of Nevada / Christopher Rose and Gregory C. Ferdock
Nevada meteorites / David A. Davis
The goodsprings (yellow pine) mining district, Clark County / John C. Kepper
Part III: Mineral collecting
A personal Nevada collecting history / Forrest Cureton
Nevada from a mineral collector's standpoint / Martin C. Jensen
Mineral collectibles from Nevada / Scott Kleine
Part IV: Mineral catalog
Nevada mineral catalog / Gregory C. Ferdock, Stephen B. Castor, Frederick J. Breit, Daphne D. LaPointe, Liang-Chi Hsu, and John H. Schilling

Edition Notes

1 folded colored map in pocket

Includes bibliographical references (p. 467-500) and index


Library of Congress
QE375.5.N3 C37 2004

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xiii, 512 p. :
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