Book review: Current perspectives on zinc deposits

Economic Geology
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Abstract

This book, published in 2015 by the Irish Association for Economic Geology (IAEG), is a compilation of papers and abstracts written by selected authors who attended the ZINC 2010 Conference in Cork, Ireland. Unlike most books produced each decade by the IAEG, which are focused primarily on achievements of the Irish and European mineral sectors, this book has a global perspective of a single commodity—zinc. As stated in the Preface, the theme of the conference and book was quite relevant for the IAEG because Ireland has the highest concentration of zinc per square kilometer on the planet. The book contains 7 full papers and 5 extended abstracts by keynote speakers, followed by 17 extended abstracts by other presenters, plus an Appendix (reprint) of a previously published paper.

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Publication type Article
Publication Subtype Journal Article
Title Book review: Current perspectives on zinc deposits
Series title Economic Geology
DOI 10.2113/econgeo.111.2.545
Volume 111
Issue 2
Year Published 2016
Language English
Publisher Society of Economic Geologists
Contributing office(s) Central Mineral and Environmental Resources Science Center
Description 2 p.
First page 545
Last page 546
Online Only (Y/N) N
Additional Online Files (Y/N) N