Notes and supporting material provided by the teacher.
The following texts are available, upon request, for further readings:
Manning D.A.C., 1995. Industrial minerals. Chapman & Hall.
Primavori P., 1999. Planet Stone. Zusi Ed.
Ciullo P.A. 1996. Industrial Minerals and their Uses. Noyes Publications.
Kogel et al., 2006. Industrial Minerals & Rocks. SME.
Evans A., 1997. An Introduction to Economic Geology and its Environmental Impact.
Evans A., 1987. An Introduction to Ore Geology. Blackwell.
Bates R.L., 1969. Geology of the industrial rocks and minerals. Dover Publications