Thomas Seifert, professor of economic geology at Bergakademie Freiberg, the oldest university school of mines in Europe, is involved in long-term, systematic studies of large base metal deposits in the Erzgebirge and the mafic dikes (lamprophyres) that accompany them. His new monograph describes and summarizes the results of investigations carried out over many years. Although other experts have taken part in a range of special studies, particularly of the geochronological aspects of metallogeny and magmatism in the area, this book is actually a “one man show” in the best sense of the word. Seifert has collected a significant amount of...

First Page Preview

First page PDF preview
You do not currently have access to this article.