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MINERALS EXPLAINED


SILICATES

Minerals explained 2: alpha–quartz (silica) (pages 122-124)
R.J. KING
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.1985.tb00305.x
Volume 1 Issue 4 (July 1985)

Minerals explained 4: Opal (Silica) (pages 58-61)
R.J. KING
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.1986.tb01021.x
Volume 2 Issue 2 , Pages 34 - 64 (March 1986)

Minerals explained 11: Alkali feldspar (Part 1) (pages 211-213)
R.J. KING
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.1989.tb00674.x
Volume 5 Issue 6 , Pages 182 - 216 (November 1989)

Minerals explained 12: Alkali feldspar (Part 2)* (pages 27-29)
R.J. KING
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.1990.tb00687.x
Volume 6 Issue 1 , Pages 2 - 36 (January 1990)

Minerals explained 15: The epidote group (pages 72-75)
R.J. KING
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.1993.tb00985.x
Volume 9 Issue 2 , Pages 42 - 80 (March 1993)

Minerals explained 17: The amphiboles (pages 70-72)
R.J. KING
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.1994.tb00871.x
Volume 10 Issue 2 , Pages 42 - 80 (March 1994)

Minerals explained 22: Beryl (pages 37-40)
DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-2451.1997.00017.x
Volume 13 Issue 1 , Pages 2 - 40 (January 1997)

Minerals explained 23: Plagioclase feldspars (pages 117-120)
DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-2451.1997.00008.x
Volume 13 Issue 3 , Pages 82 - 120 (May 1997)

Minerals explained 24: The micas (pages 32-36)
DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-2451.1998.014001032.x
Volume 14 Issue 1 , Pages 2 - 40 (January 1998)

Minerals explained 26: The garnets (pages 34-37)
R.J. KING
DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-2451.1999.1501009.x
Volume 15 Issue 1 , Pages 2 - 40 (January 1999)

Minerals explained 28: The tourmaline group (Part 1) (pages 35-37)
R.J. KING
DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-2451.2000.1601008.x
Volume 16 Issue 1 , Pages 2 - 40 (January 2000)

Minerals explained 29: The tourmaline group (Part 2) (pages 76-79)
R.J. KING
DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-2451.2000.00011.x
Volume 16 Issue 2 , Pages 42 - 80 (March 2000)

Minerals explained 31: Topaz (pages 198-200)
R.J. KING
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.2000.00012.x
Volume 16 Issue 5 , Pages 162 - 200 (September/October 2000)

Analcime (pages 236-239)
R.J. KING
DOI: 10.1046/j.0266-6979.2001.00316.x
Volume 17 Issue 6 , Pages 202 - 297 (November/December 2001)

Minerals explained 38 : Kyanite (pages 33-36)
R.J. KING
DOI: 10.1046/j.0266-6979.2003.00382.x
Volume 19 Issue 1 , Pages 2 - 40 (January 2003)

Zircon (pages 195-198)
R.J. KING
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.2008.00687.x
Volume 24 Issue 5 , Pages 162 - 200 (September/October 2008)

Olivine Group (pages 193-197)
R.J. KING
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.2009.00730.x
Volume 25 Issue 5, pages 193–197 (September/October 2009)

Sodalite—a mineralogical chameleon (pages 194-198)
Henrik Friis
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.2011.00809.x
Volume 27, Issue 5, Pages 194–198, (September/October 2011)

CARBONATES

Minerals explained 5: Calcite (pages 120-122)
R.J. KING
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.1986.tb01048.x
Volume 2 Issue 4 , Pages 96 - 126 (July 1986)

Minerals explained 19: The dolomite group (pages 105-107)
R.J. KING
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.1995.tb00926.x
Volume 11 Issue 3 , Pages 82 - 120 (May 1995)

SULPHATES

Minerals explained 6: Baryte (pages 21-24)
R.J KING
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.1987.tb00482.x
Volume 3 Issue 1 , Pages 2 - 36 (January 1987)

Minerals explained 13: Gypsum (pages 198-200)
R.J KING
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.1990.tb00742.x
Volume 6 Issue 6 , Pages 174 - 204 (November 1990)

PHOSPHATES

Minerals explained 9: Apatite (pages 208-210)
R.J KING
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.1988.tb00593.x
Volume 4 Issue 6 , Pages 182 - 216 (November 1988)

Turquoise (pages 110-114)
R.J KING
DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-2451.2002.00345.x
Volume 18 Issue 3 , Pages 82 - 120 (May 2002)

OXIDES

Minerals explained 7: Corundum (pages 169-171)
R.J KING
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.1987.tb00524.x
Volume 3 Issue 6 , Pages 146 - 180 (November 1987)

Minerals explained 16: Cassiterite (pages 233-235)
R.J KING
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.1993.tb01071.x
Volume 9 Issue 6 , Pages 202 - 240 (November 1993)

Minerals explained 30: Hematite (pages 158-160)
R.J KING
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.2000.00012.x
Volume 16 Issue 4 , Pages 122 - 160 (July 2000)

Minerals explained 40: The spinels (pages 194-200)
R.J KING
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.2004.00479.x
Volume 20 Issue 5 , Pages 162 - 200 (September 2004)

HALIDES

Minerals explained 1: Fluorite (fluorspar) (pages 26-28)
R.J KING
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.1985.tb00281.x
Volume 1 Issue 1 (January 1985)

Minerals explained 42 : Halite (pages 153-157)
R.J KING
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.2005.00520.x
Volume 21 Issue 4 , Pages 122 - 160 (July 2005)

SULPHIDES

Minerals explained 3: galena (pages 188-190)
R.J KING
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.1985.tb00336.x
Volume 1 Issue 6 (November 1985)

Minerals explained 8: Sphalerite (pages 67-70)
R.J KING
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.1988.tb00553.x
Volume 4 Issue 2 , Pages 38 - 72 (March 1988)

Minerals explained 18: Pyrite (pages 194-196)
R.J KING
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.1994.tb00424.x
Volume 10 Issue 5 , Pages 162 - 200 (September 1994)

The tetrahedrite group (pages 77-80)
R.J KING
DOI: 10.1046/j.0266-6979.2001.00268.x
Volume 17 Issue 2 , Pages 42 - 80 (March/April 2001)

Azurite and malachite (pages 152-156)
R.J KING
DOI: 10.1046/j.0266-6979.2001.00294.x
Volume 17 Issue 4 , Pages 122 - 160 (July/August 2001)

Arsenopyrite (pages 72-75)
R.J KING
DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-2451.2002.t01-1-00006.x
Volume 18 Issue 2 , Pages 42 - 80 (March 2002)

Cinnabar (pages 195-199)
R.J KING
DOI: 10.1046/j.0266-6979.2003.00366.x
Volume 18 Issue 5 , Pages 162 - 200 (September 2002)

Minerals explained 39: Molybdenite (pages 34-37)
Bob King
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.2004.00444.x
Volume 20 Issue 1 , Pages 2 - 40 (January 2004)

TUNGSTATES

Minerals explained 41 : The wolframite series (pages 33-37)
R.J KING
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.2005.00493.x
Volume 21 Issue 1 , Pages 2 - 48 (January 2005)

CARBON

Graphite (pages 71-77)
R.J KING
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.2006.00557.x
Volume 22 Issue 2 , Pages 42 - 80 (March 2006)

Carbon, part 2: diamond (pages 112-118)
R.J KING
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.2008.00669.x
Volume 24 Issue 3 , Pages 82 - 120 (May/June 2008)

NATIVE MINERALS

Minerals explained 10: Native copper (pages 104-106)
R.J KING
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.1989.tb00635.x
Volume 5 Issue 3 , Pages 74 - 108 (May 1989)

Minerals explained 25: Silver (pages 191-194)
R.J KING
DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-2451.1998.00008.x
Volume 14 Issue 5 , Pages 162 - 194 (October 1998)

Minerals explained 27: Sulphur (pages 157-160)
R.J KING
DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-2451.1999.1504009.x
Volume 15 Issue 4 , Pages 122 - 160 (August 1999)

Minerals explained 21: Gold (pages 155-160)
DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-2451.1996.00013.x
Volume 12 Issue 4 , Pages 122 - 160 (July 1996)

PLATINUM

Minerals explained 46 : The platinum minerals (pages 192-196)
R.J. KING
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.2007.00632.x
Volume 23 Issue 5 , Pages 162 - 200 (September/October 2007)

AMBER

Amber (Part 1) (pages 232-237)
R.J. KING
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.2006.00587.x
Volume 22 Issue 6 , Pages 202 - 240 (November 2006)

Amber (Part 2) (pages 74-77)
R.J. KING
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.2007.00607.x
Volume 23 Issue 2 , Pages 42 - 80 (March 2007)

CLAY MINERALS

Kaolinite (pages 75-78)
R.J. KING
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.2009.00711.x
Volume 25 Issue 2, pages 75-78 (March/April 2009)

LOCALITIES/COLLECTIONS

Minerals explained 14: Some Welsh mineral classics (pages 145-148)
R.J. KING
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2451.1991.tb00786.x
Volume 7 Issue 4 , Pages 118 - 156 (July 1991)

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