WorldCat Identities

Perkins, Dexter

Works: 5 works in 66 publications in 2 languages and 725 library holdings
Genres: Textbooks 
Roles: Author, Editor, Thesis advisor
Classifications: QE363.2, 549
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Dexter Perkins
Mineralogy by Dexter Perkins( Book )

34 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 389 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 )

22 editions published between 1968 and 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 256 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 70 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

Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.62 (from 0.42 for A comprehe ... to 1.00 for Clinopyrox ...)

Alternative Names
Perkins, Dexter

Perkins II, Dexter

Minerals in thin section