35 Seasons of U.S. Antarctic Meteorites (1976-2010): A Pictorial Guide To The Collection (Special Publications)

35 Seasons of U.S. Antarctic Meteorites (1976-2010): A Pictorial Guide To The Collection (Special Publications)

By: Kevin Righter (editor), Timothy McCoy (editor), Catherine Corrigan (editor), Ralph Harvey (editor)Hardback

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Preface v Contributors vii 1 The Origin and Early History of the U.S. Antarctic Search for Meteorites Program (ANSMET) 1 Ursula B. Marvin 2 Fieldwork Methods of the U.S. Antarctic Search for Meteorites Program 23 Ralph P. Harvey, John Schutt, and Jim Karner 3 Curation and Allocation of Samples in the U.S. Antarctic Meteorite Collection 43 Kevin Righter, Cecilia E. Satterwhite, Kathleen M. McBride, Catherine M. Corrigan, and Linda C. Welzenbach Pictorial Guide to Selected Meteorites 4 Primitive Asteroids: Expanding the Range of Known Primitive Materials 65 Michael K. Weisberg and Kevin Righter 5 Achondrites and Irons: Products of Magmatism on Strongly Heated Asteroids 79 David W. Mittlefehldt and Timothy J. McCoy 6 ANSMET Meteorites from the Moon 101 Randy L. Korotev and Ryan A. Zeigler 7 Meteorites from Mars, via Antarctica 131 Harry Y. McSween, Jr., Ralph P. Harvey, and Catherine M. Corrigan 8 Meteorite Misfits: Fuzzy Clues to Solar System Processes 145 Timothy J. McCoy 9 Cosmogenic Nuclides in Antarctic Meteorites 153 Gregory F. Herzog, Marc W. Caffee, and A. J. Timothy Jull 10 A Statistical Look at the U.S. Antarctic Meteorite Collection 173 Catherine M. Corrigan, Linda C. Welzenbach, Kevin Righter, Kathleen M. McBride, Timothy J. McCoy, Ralph P. Harvey, and Cecilia E. Satterwhite Index 189

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  • ISBN13: 9781118798324
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 320
  • ID: 9781118798324
  • weight: 1114
  • ISBN10: 1118798325

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