Geochemistry, Mineralogy and Genesis of Gold Deposits: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Geochemistry, Mineralogy and Genesis of Gold Deposits

1st Edition

By I.Y. Nekrasov

CRC Press

344 pages

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The behaviour of gold in sedimentary, magmatic and postmagmatic processes are studied and 40 gold-bearing minerals including ten which were recently discovered are described. The results are presented of new experimental studies on phase relations in gold-sulphide systems. The solubility & form of gold migration in high-temperature chloride, sulphide and arsenic solutions are determined. Based on the new data, the genesis of gold deposits is studied and a geochemical classification proposed. This book is designed for specialists in the field of gold chemistry, geochemistry and mineralogy and for field geologists surveying and prospecting for gold.

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BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCI031000
SCIENCE / Earth Sciences / Geology