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PostPosted: Aug 07, 2018 05:52    Post subject: Monthly Mineral Chronicles, Mineral Guides and more...  

A new monthly electronic newsletter/magazine. now published at http://www.sorrellpublications.com

This is a publication pulled together by a mineral collector for mineral collectors, with content provided by mineral collectors from around the world.

The first is a 26 page full-colour issue that includes:

A Social Media Roundup
Dealer Spotlight 0n Eric Vandusen
In Case You Missed It…
Convoy S2+ UV Torch
Queensland Minerals Heritage Museum
Pyrite Disease
Moving to Bisbee, Arizona – Rolf Luetcke
Shigar Valley, Pakistan
Chiavennite, Article by Ole-Thorstein Ljøstad
Inner Mongolia
Gem Elbaite from the Congo by Paul Cyr
Sainte Marie-aux-Mines 2018 Report by Ed Richard
Publication – A Collector’s Guide to the Minerals of Flinders, Victoria, Australia
Publication – Minerals of the English Midlands
Under the Scope – South Island, New Zealand

Each month, I will bring you mineral-related content from around the world. There will be a range of topics including mineral news and information, show reports, articles on minerals and localities, a spotlight on individual mineral dealers or collectors, and maybe an editorial now and again.



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PostPosted: Sep 09, 2018 03:21    Post subject: Re: Monthly Mineral Chronicles, Mineral Guides and more...  

Monthly Mineral Chronicles Volume 1 Issue 2

This 58 page full-colour issue travels through the US, UK, Canada, Czech Republic, Siberia, and Australia, and includes:

A report on the Oxford Summer Show
Tschermigite
Another early Bisbee article – the Higgins and Twilight Mines
In case you missed it
On a different wavelength – more Convoy UV torch
Update on the Minerals Heritage Museum, Queensland
David K Joyce is in the Dealer Spotlight
A report on the Buena Vista Contin Gem and Mineral Show
Trenice Phosphate Locality
In search of barwoodite
Modern crystalline discoveries in Maine’s pegmatite district
Mineralogy of Franklin and Ogdensburg book

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PostPosted: Sep 22, 2018 07:03    Post subject: A Collector’s Guide to the Minerals of Flinders, Victoria, Australia  

Flinders is a well-known collecting locality in southern Victoria, Australia, most notable for its zeolite minerals, particularly gmelinite. This 72 page full-colour publication explores the minerals that have been found here.

https://www.sorrellpublications.com/2018/09/21/A-Collectors-Guide-to-the-Minerals-of-Flinders-Victoria-Australia/
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PostPosted: Oct 14, 2018 01:35    Post subject: Re: Monthly Mineral Chronicles, Mineral Guides and more...  

Monthly Mineral Chronicles Volume 1 Issue 3

Issue 3 is now available at https://sorrellpublications.com/2018/10/14/monthly-mineral-chronicles-volume-1-issue-3

This 78 page full-colour issue travels through the US, New Zealand, Austria, Norway, China, Morocco, and Australia, and includes:

Glen Waverley Show
Solutions and Solution Series
Turquoise Mountain, Courtland, AZ
Glenorchy, New Zealand
Central US Micromineral Symposium
Bramberg Museum
Dealer Focus – Everett Harrington
Eirikite
South Australian Copper Country
Høydalen, Norway
Broken Hill Show
Mineral News from Pristine Minerals

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PostPosted: Nov 13, 2018 04:52    Post subject: Re: Monthly Mineral Chronicles, Mineral Guides and more...  

Monthly Mineral Chronicles Volume 1 Issue 4

Issue 4 is now available at https://sorrellpublications.com/2018/11/13/monthly-mineral-chronicles-volume-1-issue-4/

This 82 page full-colour issue travels through the US, UK, Germany and Australia, and includes:

Ultraviolation
Blind in one eye
Dealer Focus – Allen Dillwith
Colourless Diamonds
Desautels Micromount Symposium
South Jersey Show
Gypsum, St. David area, Arizona
Nunawading Show
Miller Indices
Bakewell Show
Munich Mineral Show
Adelaide Gem & Mineral Show



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PostPosted: Dec 13, 2018 01:13    Post subject: Re: Monthly Mineral Chronicles, Mineral Guides and more...  

Monthly Mineral Chronicles Volume 1 Issue 5

Issue 5 is now available at https://sorrellpublications.com/2018/12/12/monthly-mineral-chronicles-volume-1-issue-5/

This 81 page full-colour issue travels through the US, Austria, Germany and Australia, and includes:

More on the Munich Show by Zbyněk Buřival!
Zeehan Show, Tasmania
Juniper Flats Mines in Bisbee Arizona, by Rolf Luetcke
Geelong, Victoria, Show
Salt – “The” Austrian Mineral, Gerhard Brandstetter

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