WorldCat Identities

Perkins, Dexter

Overview
Works: 5 works in 58 publications in 2 languages and 691 library holdings
Genres: Textbooks 
Roles: Author, Editor, Thesis advisor
Classifications: QE363.2, 549
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dexter Perkins
Mineralogy by Dexter Perkins( Book )

31 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This student-oriented text is written in a casual, jargon-free style to present a modern introduction to mineralogy. It emphasizes real-world applications and the history and human side of mineralogy. This book approaches the subject by explaining the larger, understandable topics first, and then explaining why the “little things” are important for understanding the larger picture." --Publisher
Minerals in thin section by Dexter Perkins( Book )

17 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Se trata de una obra concisa, directa y equilibrada, de la teoría y técnicas de la óptica mineralógica para la identificación de minerales. Suministra un procedimiento directo que los usuarios pueden seguir para identificar las propiedades de un mineral. Contiene 32 páginas de fotografías en color, donde se incluye, al menos, una imagen de cada uno de los 58 minerales descritos en detalle, para ilustrar los minerales en láminas delgadas y ayudar a los estudiantes en la identificación mineral
Teaching mineralogy( Book )

8 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive plan for municipal solid waste management in Grand Forks by Dexter Perkins( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Clinopyroxene, orthopyroxene, and olivine chemistries in ultramafic to mafic xenoliths by Shannon M Heinle( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Audience level: 0.61 (from 0.40 for A comprehe ... to 1.00 for Clinopyrox ...)

Mineralogy
Alternative Names
Perkins, Dexter

Perkins II, Dexter

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Minerals in thin section