Reminiscences of a mineralogist
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Reminiscences of a mineralogist minerals, localities, and mineralogy by Montgomery, Arthur

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Published by Matrix Pub. in Dillsburg, PA .
Written in English



  • United States.,
  • United States


  • Montgomery, Arthur, 1909-,
  • Minerals -- United States,
  • Mineralogists -- United States -- Biography

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementArthur Montgomery.
LC ClassificationsQE375 .M66 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 82 p. :
Number of Pages82
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL316597M
LC Control Number97228360

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Reminiscences of a Mineralogist: Introductory Mineralogy for Collectors tells the story of how Arthur Montgomery became interested in mineralogy, back in the s and went on to become a legendary collector in the s before he attended graduate school and became a professor of geology at Lafayette College, from which he is retired. Dr. Books shelved as mineralogy: Introduction to Mineralogy by William D. Nesse, Thuggin In Miami by R.A. Robinson, Introduction to Optical Mineralogy by Wil. The framework of such reminiscences may well be constructed of the published results of his own research efforts and speculations. That is, the attempt by the writer to narrate the purpose or occasion, as well as the essential ideas, in several publications on petrographical and related subjects properly involves a consideration of the part. A mineralogist is a person who studies minerals, which technically include all naturally occurring solid substances. Most mineralogists study minerals of economic value, such as metals like copper, aluminum, and iron ore, as well as gypsum and clays.