Volume 10, 2008
By David London
Pegmatites gives us an excellent and thorough review of the current state of the art in pegmatite studies.
In Part I, Geology, London provides a primer on the mineralogy, geology, and classification of pegmatites. But the center of gravity of this treatise is in Part II, Origins, which consolidates London’s petrological model of internal pegmatite evolution, and compares it with other concepts.
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Book review by David Manning, published in Elements Vol. 4.5, Oct. 2008
Book review by D. Barrie Clarke, published in Economic Geology
Book review by Allan White, published in The Canadian Mineralogist
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