Minerals of the Kabwe (“Broken Hill”) Mine, Central Province, Zambia

@article{Southwood2019MineralsOT,
  title={Minerals of the Kabwe (“Broken Hill”) Mine, Central Province, Zambia},
  author={Malcolm Southwood and Bruce Cairncross and Michael S. Rumsey},
  journal={Rocks \& Minerals},
  year={2019},
  volume={94},
  pages={114 - 149}
}
MALCOLM SOUTHWOOD 7 Campbell Court Warrandyte Victoria 3113 Australia mal.southwood@bigpond.com BRUCE CAIRNCROSS Department of Geology University of Johannesburg PO Box 524, Auckland Park 2006 Gauteng, Johannesburg, South Africa brucec@uj.ac.za MIKE S. RUMSEY Mineral and Planetary Sciences Division Earth Sciences Department Natural History Museum Cromwell Road, London SW7 5BD United Kingdom m.rumsey@nhm.ac.uk 
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