Introduction to Clay Minerals

Chemistry, origins, uses and environmental significance

  • B.¬†Velde

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. B. Velde
    Pages 1-11
  3. B. Velde
    Pages 12-40
  4. B. Velde
    Pages 41-100
  5. B. Velde
    Pages 101-163
  6. B. Velde
    Pages 164-176
  7. B. Velde
    Pages 177-195
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 196-198

About this book


Introduction to Clay Minerals is designed to give a detailed, concise and clear introduction to clay mineralogy. Using the information presented here, one should be able to understand clays and their mineralogy, their uses and importance in modern life.


chemistry clays environment formation geology mineral mineralogy

Authors and affiliations

  • B.¬†Velde
    • 1
  1. 1.National Centre for Scientific ResearchFrance

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