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1. Introduction 2. Outline of crystal field theory 3. Energy level diagrams and crystal field spectra of transition metal ions 4. Measurements of absorption spectra of minerals 5. Crystal field spectra of transition metal ions in minerals 6. Crystal chemistry of transition metal-bearing minerals 7. Thermodynamic properties 8. Distribution of trace transition elements in the crust 9. Optical specta at elevated temperatures and pressures: applications to the mantle 10. Reflectance spectra: applications to remote sensing the compositions of planetary surfaces 11. Covalent bonding of the transition elements 12. Literature cited Appendices Subject index.