This is a listing of recent book reviews published in American Mineralogist. Publishers interested in sending review copies to our offices should email email@example.com.
Thermal Remote Sensing of Active Volcanoes: A User’s Manual
American Mineralogist, January 2015, v. 100, p. 340
Rachel L. Klima
Spectroscopic Methods in Mineralogy and Materials Sciences
American Mineralogist, November-December 2014, v. 99, p. 2445-2446
MODELING VOLCANIC PROCESSES: THE PHYSICS AND MATHEMATICS OF VOLCANISM
American Mineralogist, August-September 2014, v. 99, p. 1814
WWII, MINERALOGY AND ME: A MEMOIR
American Mineralogist, July 2014, v. 99, p. 1519
Robert D. Moser and Charles A. Weiss, Jr.
APPLIED MINERALOGY OF CEMENT & CONCRETE
American Mineralogist, May-June 2014, v. 99, p. 1190
EARTH MATERIALS: Introduction to Mineralogy and Petrology
American Mineralogist, February-March 2014, v. 99, p. 556
MANTLE CONVECTION FOR GEOLOGISTS
American Mineralogist, January 2014, v. 99, p. 250
STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY ALGORITHMS: VECTORS AND TENSORS
American Mineralogist, October 2013, v. 98, p. 1915
Jay J. Ague
FRONTIERS IN GEOFLUIDS
American Mineralogist, October 2013, v. 98, p. 1914
ATLAS OF NON-SILICATE MINERALS IN THIN SECTION
American Mineralogist, July 2013, v. 98, p. 1375-1376
Maarten de Wit
Book Review: FORMATION AND EVOLUTION OF AFRICA: A SYNOPSIS OF 3.8 GA OF EARTH HISTORY edited by D.J.J. van Hinsbergen, S.J.H Buiter, T.H. Torsvik, G. Gaina, and S.J. Webb (2011) Geological Society London Special Publication number 357.
American Mineralogist, February-March 2013, v. 98, p. 522-523
A STUDENT’S GUIDE TO GEOPHYSICAL EQUATIONS
American Mineralogist, January 2013, v. 98, p. 283
Heather Handley and Simon Turner
FRONTIERS IN GEOCHEMISTRY: CONTRIBUTIONS OF GEOCHEMISTRY TO THE STUDY OF THE EARTH
American Mineralogist, November-December 2012, v. 97, p. 2075-2076
Josef P. Werne
CHEMICAL BIOMARKERS IN AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS
American Mineralogist, August-September 2012, v. 97, p. 1531
TIMESCALES OF MAGMATIC PROCESSES: FROM CORE TO ATMOSPHERE
American Mineralogist, July 2012, v. 97, p. 1266
Jeffrey H. Tepper
American Mineralogist, April 2012, v. 97, p. 762-763
Kathryn M. Goodenough
THE FIELD DESCRIPTION OF IGNEOUS ROCKS 2nd ed.
American Mineralogist, February-March 2012, v. 97, p. 484
John C. Schumacher
NANOSCALE: VISUALIZING AN INVISIBLE WORLD: By Kenneth S. Deffreyes and Stephen E. Deffreyes. (2009) MIT Press, 144 pages $22.95 Trade; $12.95 paper (coming in October 2011) ISBN: 978-0-262-01283-6.
American Mineralogist 2011 96: 1664.
Frank J. Spera
DIFFUSION IN MINERALS AND MELTS: Youxue Zhang and Daniele J. Cherniak, Editors. (2010) Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry, vol. 72, 1038 pages. ISBN: 978-0-939950-86-7. $50.00 (U.S.) (25% discount for MSA, CMS, and GS members) (http://www.minsocam.org/MSA/Rim/)
American Mineralogist 2011 96: 1422.
QUANTITATIVE MINERAL RESOURCE ASSESSMENTS: AN INTEGRATED APPROACH: By Donald A. Singer and W. David Menzie. (2010) Oxford University Press, 232 pages. $74.00. ISBN: 978-0-19-539959-2.
American Mineralogist 2011 96: 1190-1191.
STATISTICAL METHODS FOR ESTIMATING PETROLEUM RESOURCES: By P.J. Lee. (2008) Oxford University Press. Hardback, 256 pages. Price: $125.00. ISBN-10: 0195331907.
American Mineralogist 2011 96: 694-695.