Field Guide to Meteors and Meteorites

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ISBN: 978-1-84800-156-5 (Print) 978-1-84800-157-2 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvii

  2. Ancient Fragments of the Solar System

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      Pages 5-22

      Interplanetary Dust and Meteors

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      Pages 23-41

      Meteorites: Fragments of Asteroids

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      Pages 43-71

      Meteoroids to Meteorites: Lessons in Survival

  3. The Family of Meteorites

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      Pages 75-111

      The Chondrites

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      Pages 113-133

      Primitive and Differentiated Meteorites: Asteroidal Achondrites

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      Pages 135-148

      Differentiated Meteorites: Planetary and Lunar Achondrites

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      Pages 149-165

      Differentiated Meteorites: The Irons

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      Pages 167-173

      Differentiated Meteorites: Stony-Irons

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      Pages 175-180

      A Gallery of Meteorwrongs

  4. Collecting and Analyzing Meteorites

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      Pages 183-199

      In the Field

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      Pages 201-237

      From Hand Lens to Microscope

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 239-287