Diamonds & Mantle Source Rocks in the Wyoming Craton 1 edition
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Diamonds & Mantle Source Rocks in the Wyoming Craton
with a Discussion of Other US Occurrences
W. Dan Hausel
Wyoming State Geological Survey
Written in English.
About the Book
Book describes many of the great diamond finds throughout the US. Focuses on diamond deposits in the Wyoming Craton - Wyoming, Colorado, Montana. This book is the authority on diamonds and their host rocks found in the United States.
Diamonds have been found in the United States ranging from small crystals less than 1 carat to thumbnail size crystals weighing up to 40 carats.
More than 130,000 diamonds were recovered from Kimberlite in the Colorado-Wyoming State Line district. About 90,000 have been produced from Murfreesburo, Arkansas
Includes bibliographical references.
|[Report of Investigations -- 53], Report of investigations (Wyoming State Geological Survey) -- no. 53|
|Wyoming State Geological Survey RI 53: Diamonds|
Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
|QE181 .H38 2006|
The Physical Object
|93 p. :|
Number of pages