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Asbestos and Other Fibrous MaterialsMineralogy, Crystal Chemistry and Health Effects

Asbestos and Other Fibrous Materials: Mineralogy, Crystal Chemistry and Health Effects

H. Catherine W. Skinner, Malcolm Ross, and Clifford Frondel

Published in print:
1989
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195039672
eISBN:
9780197559987
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195039672.001.0001
Subject:
Chemistry, Mineralogy and Gems

This comprehensive sourcebook describes the chemical, physical, and mineralogical aspects of fibrous inorganic materials, both synthetic and naturally occurring. A general ... More

PyriteA Natural History of Fool's Gold

Pyrite: A Natural History of Fool's Gold

David Rickard

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780190203672
eISBN:
9780197559482
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190203672.001.0001
Subject:
Chemistry, Mineralogy and Gems

Most people have heard of pyrite, the brassy yellow mineral sometimes known as fool's gold. Pyrite behaves like stone and shines like metal, and its dual nature makes it a source ... More

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