35 seasons of U.S. Antarctic meteorites (1976-2010) : a pictorial guide to the collection / Kevin Righter, Catherine Corrigan, Ralph Harvey, Tim McCoy, editors.Material type: TextSeries: Special publication (American Geophysical Union) ; 68.Publisher: Hoboken, New Jersey : John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Description: 1 online resourceContent type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781118798461 (ePub); 1118798465 (ePub); 9781118798386 (Adobe PDF); 1118798384 (Adobe PDF)Other title: Thirty-five seasons of United States Antarctic meteorites (1976-2010)Subject(s): Meteorites -- Catalogs and collections | Meteorites -- Antarctica | Meteorites -- United States | Meteorites | Antarctica | United States | SCIENCE / AstronomyGenre/Form: Catalogs and collections. | Electronic books. | Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: 35 seasons of U.S. Antarctic meteorites (1976-2010)DDC classification: 523.5/107473 LOC classification: QB755Online resources: Wiley Online Library
Includes bibliographical references and index.
The origin and early history of the United States search for Antarctic meteorites (ANSMET) -- Fieldwork methods of the US Antarctic search for meteorites program -- Curation and allocation of samples in the US Antarctic meteorite collection -- Pictorial guide to selected meteorites -- Primitive asteroids : expanding the range of known primitive materials -- Achondrites and irons : products of magmatism on strongly heated asteroids -- ANSMET meteorites from the moon -- Meteorites from mars, via antarctica -- Meteorite misfits : fuzzy clues to solar system processes -- Cosmogenic nuclides in antarctic meteorites -- A statistical look at the US Antarctic meteorite collection.
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