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Economic and Applied Geology

An Introduction, 1st Edition

By W.G. Shackleton


248 pages

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Hardback: 9780367207199
pub: 2020-04-27
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This book, first published in 1986, is an excellent introduction to the main topics of economic and applied geology for undergraduate students of geology, geophysics, mining geology and civil engineering.

Table of Contents

1. Mineral Deposits 2. Coal 3. Petroleum 4. Groundwater 5. Resource Exploration 6. Exploration Geophysics 7. Exploration Geochemistry 8. Drilling Techniques 9. Bore Hole Logging 10. Extraction Techniques 11. Mineral Processing 12. Engineering Geology 13. Environmental Geology 14. Geology, Economics and Politics

About the Author

W.G. Shackleton

About the Series

Routledge Library Editions: Geology

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Earth Sciences / Geography