Soils and Sediments

Mineralogy and Geochemistry

  • Hélène Paquet
  • Norbert Clauer

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XX
  2. Bruno Boulange, Jean-Paul Ambrosi, Daniel Nahon
    Pages 49-65
  3. René Boulet, Yves Lucas, Emmanuel Fritsch, Hélène Paquet
    Pages 67-96
  4. Francis Weber
    Pages 97-124
  5. Jean-Jacques Trescases
    Pages 125-138
  6. Médard Thiry
    Pages 191-221
  7. Jacques Lucas, Liliane Prevot-Lucas
    Pages 249-268
  8. Hervé Chamley
    Pages 269-302
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 363-369

About this book


Clays and soils are of great importance in various scientific fields, such as agriculture and environmental science, and in mineral deposits. Students and close collaborators of Georges Millot, the eminent French clay sedimentologist, have put together a book with topics ranging from weathering processes and diagenetic evalution of sediments to sedimentary mineral deposits. The book is of interest to practitioners, advanced students as well as teachers in the above fields.


Sedimentation diagenesis ecology environment evolution formation geochemistry mineral ore deposit petrology sediment sedimentology soil soil science weather

Authors and affiliations

  • Hélène Paquet
    • 1
  • Norbert Clauer
    • 1
  1. 1.Centre de Géochimie de la Surface (CNRS)StrasbourgFrance

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1997
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-64443-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-60525-3
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