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Back Issues: January/February 2003

Minerals from the AndesSilver from PeruThe Szenics collectionBernardino Rivadavia

Minerals of the Andes,
p. 12

Silver from Peru,
p. 40

The Szenics collection,
p. 46

Bernardino Rivadavia,
p. 52

ABOUT THE COVER: Chrysocolla with drusy quartz from Inca de Oro, Chile; the specimen is 3.2 cm high and is from the Terry Szenics collection, now at Harvard Mineralogical Museum. Photo by Jeff Scovil. See related article by Carl A. Francis, beginning on page 46.
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Rocks & Minerals (78:01)
January/February 2003


11 Welcome to the Minerals of the Andes

12 Minerals of the Andes: Emeralds, Gold, and Silver from the Sky

40 Connoisseur's Choice: Silver, Uchucchacua, Peru

46 The Szenics Collection of Contemporary Chilean Minerals: A New Addition to the Harvard Mineralogical Musuem

52 Who's Who in Mineral Names: Bernardino Rivadavia (1780–1845)

54 Who's Who in the Names of Type Minerals from the Countries of the Andes

59 The Andes Come to Arizona

63 Media Reviews

71 Index to Volume 77 (2002)


5 Chips from the Quarry

Letters to the Editor

Museum Notes
& Announcements
64 Coming Events

66 Internet Directory for the Earth Sciences





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