Best Reference Books – Advance Igneous Petrology

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We have compiled the list of Top 10 Best Reference Books on Advance Igneous Petrology subject. These books are used by students of top universities, institutes and colleges. Here is the full list of top 10 best books on Advance Igneous Petrology along with reviews.

Kindly note that we have put a lot of effort into researching the best books on Advance Igneous Petrology subject and came out with a recommended list of top 10 best books. The table below contains the Name of these best books, their authors, publishers and an unbiased review of books on "Advance Igneous Petrology" as well as links to the Amazon website to directly purchase these books. As an Amazon Associate, we earn from qualifying purchases, but this does not impact our reviews, comparisons, and listing of these top books; the table serves as a ready reckoner list of these best books.

1. “Igneous Petrology Iind Edt” by A R Mcbirney
2. “Principles of Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology” by Winter

“Principles of Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology” Book Review: The book explains the formation of igneous and metamorphic rocks. The book gives mathematical derivations to easily apply the techniques. This book provides a number of questions at the end of each chapter for better understanding of the topic. The students of petrology will find this book valuable.

3. “Principles of Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology” by Philpotts And Ague

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“Principles of Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology” Book Review: This book gives details of principles of igneous and metamorphic petrology. It explains the formation of igneous and metamorphic rock. The thermodynamic software programs for calculating igneous and metamorphic phase equilibria is also explained in the book. The book explains the structure of earth’s mantle and core. It also discusses properties and behaviour of magmas. The book gives the latest results from satellite imaging.

4. “Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology” by Turner

“Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology” Book Review: The book gives information about the origin of igneous and metamorphic rocks. It discusses that these rocks are either crystallized or modified at high temperature and pressure. The students, researchers and teachers of petrology will find this book valuable.

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5. “Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology” by Best

“Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology” Book Review: The book describes recent developments in the field of igneous and metamorphic rocks. It provides the synthesis of igneous and metamorphic petrology. This book gives the practical approach to igneous and metamorphic petrology.

6. “Petrology, Igneous, Sedimentary, Metamorphic” by Ehlers
7. “Petrology of the Igneous Rocks” by Hatch F H
8. “Petrology of Igneous and Metamor” by Hyndman
9. “Principles of Igneous Petrology” by S Maaloe

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“Principles of Igneous Petrology” Book Review: The book gives a mathematical approach to igneous petrology. The book helps in determining the composition of magmas, which depends upon composition of its source, the degree of partial melting and the degree of fractionation. It also contains information about the origin of magmas.

10. “Petrology and Genesis of Igneous Rocks” by A K Gupta

“Petrology and Genesis of Igneous Rocks” Book Review: This book describes the texture, thermodynamic principles and phase relations in natural rock systems. It discusses petrology of the crust, mantle and core. The book provides the physicochemical properties of magma. The book helps in determining the age and magma mixing with the help of isotope geology. It explains the geochemistry, petrology and genesis of various rock types.

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