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Carbonate of Lime

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This page provides mineralogical data about Carbonate of Lime.

Classification of Carbonate of Lime

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Carbonate of Lime in petrology

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References for Carbonate of Lime

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Klaproth (1788) Bergmaaennusches Journal, Freiberg (Neues Bergmannische Journal): 1: 299.

Klaproth (1788) Crell’s Chemical Journal, London: 1: 387.

Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: Halides, Nitrates, Borates, Carbonates, Sulfates, Phosphates, Arsenates, Tungstates, Molybdates, Etc. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York, 7th edition, revised and enlarged: 182 (aragonite).

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