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Contents of Mineralogical Almanac vol. 11:

    Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5

    Acknowledgements  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  7

    Abbreviations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  8

    New Minerals Approved by the IMA Commission on New Minerals and Mineral Names . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9

    Minerals Restored in the Status of Individual Species in the Period of 19982006 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  52

    Minerals Discovered in Other Countries, for which the Localities on
    the Territory of the Former Soviet Union were Mentioned
    (without Significant Analytical Data Given) in Original Descriptions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  55

    Discredited Mineral Names . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 55

    Additions and Corrections to Mineral Descriptions
    Given in the Book "Minerals First Discovered on the Territory of the Former Soviet Union
    by I.V. Pekov (1998) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  56

    Geography of the Discoveries. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 57

    Chronology of the Discoveries . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 62

    Distribution of New Minerals Discovered on the Territory of the
    Former Soviet Union in 19982006 to the Geological Formations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  63

    Distribution of New Minerals Discovered on the Territory of the
    Former Soviet Union in 19982006 to the Chemical Classes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  64

    Size of Crystal (Grains) or Monomineral Aggregates of New Minerals Discovered
    on the Territory of the Former Soviet Union in 19982006  . . . . . . . . . . . .  . . . . . . . . . . . .  . . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . .  65

    Leading Senior Authors of the Descriptions of New Minerals Discovered
    on the Territory of the Former Soviet Union in 19982006 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 65

    Distribution of the Descriptions of New Minerals Discovered
    on the Territory of the Former Soviet Union in 19982006
    to the Publications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   . . . . . . . . .  66

    Final Note . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 66

    References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   67

    Appendix . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 77

        I. English-Russian Index of Geographic Names . . . . . . .  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 77

        II. English-Russian Index of Persons in Whose Honour the Minerals Were Named . .  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  84

        III. List of Minerals Discovered on the Territory of the Former Soviet Union . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  86

    Color Plate . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  . . i-xxiii

     

    Introduction

     


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