Notes from my night classes
(Mike Horne FGS, Hull University)
Some basic principles
Properties of minerals in hand specimen
Properties of minerals in thin section (under the microscope)
Common minerals in thin section
The Major rock types
Rocks and the Rock Cycle
Igneous rock classification
Pictures of fossils
The geology around Hull and East Yorkshire
Starting a geological collection
Collection and Curation of Geological Materials.
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