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Wilson, J. Tuzo (John Tuzo) 1908-1993

Overview
Works: 103 works in 256 publications in 4 languages and 4,461 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  History  Nonfiction radio programs  Lectures  Radio speeches 
Roles: Author, Editor, Speaker, Honoree, Other
Classifications: QE511.5, 551
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Continents adrift : readings from Scientific American by inc Scientific American( Book )

24 editions published between 1948 and 1973 in English and held by 1,057 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continents adrift and continents aground : readings from Scientific American by J. Tuzo Wilson( Book )

12 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Physics and geology by J. A Jacobs( Book )

25 editions published between 1959 and 1974 in English and Russian and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I.G.Y., the year of the new moons by J. Tuzo Wilson( Book )

13 editions published between 1951 and 1967 in English and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One Chinese moon by J. Tuzo Wilson( Book )

21 editions published between 1959 and 1960 in English and Undetermined and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lively account of a journey across China in 1958, by a Canadian professor, President of the International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics
Unglazed China by J. Tuzo Wilson( Book )

5 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The continental crust and its mineral deposits : the proceedings of a symposium held in honour of J. Tuzo Wilson, held at Toronto, May 1979 by David W Strangway( Book )

8 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Global tectonics and sea-floor spreading : based on the Symposium on Global Tectonics and Sea-Floor Spreading, Tokyo, 1970 by Symposium on Global Tectonics and Sea-Floor Spreading( Book )

8 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Evolving earth by Dougal Dixon( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report of the Commission of Inquiry on Aluminum Wiring by Ontario( Book )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deriva continental y tectónica de placas by J. Tuzo Wilson( Book )

6 editions published between 1974 and 1981 in Spanish and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A resumé of the geology of islands in the main ocean basins by J. Tuzo Wilson( Book )

3 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ozeane und Kontinente ihre Herkunft, ihre Geschichte und Struktur( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in German and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continental drift by J. Tuzo Wilson( Book )

4 editions published between 1963 and 1973 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1912 Alfred Wegener proposed that the continents had oiginated in the breakup of one supercontinent. His idea has not been widely accepted, but new evidence suggests that the principle is correct."
Limits to science by J. Tuzo Wilson( Recording )

5 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An examination of world problems revolving around energy resources, overpopulation, and food shortage. Dr. Wilson contends that although science has reached an apex of development, it is incapable of solving the problems presently threatening survival, unless a fresh scientific revolution emerges to change our way of thinking
Geophysics by J. Tuzo Wilson( Book )

1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Expanding earth--and 35 hour day?( Recording )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A discussion of various theories in geology with Dr. J. Tuzo Wilson, Prof. Sam Carey, Dr. Brian Embleton, Prof. Kurt Lambeck being interviewed by Robyn Williams and Peter Hunt; Wendy Barnaby reports on the use of powdered milk in the Third World countries; Bernard Mayes outlines an interesting study of the effect of noise on blood pressure
The geology of the Mill Creek - Stillwater area, Montana by J. Tuzo Wilson( )

2 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Limits of science] by J. Tuzo Wilson( Recording )

5 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Second lecture, John Wilson talks of revolutions in science, the worship of science, technological revolutions, the accelerating rate of evolutionary change
In quest of the North West Passage by Leslie H Neatby( Book )

2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the historyof exploration for the North West Passage and of the men who conducted the search, including Frobisher, Davis, Hudson, Button, Bylot, Baffin, Franklin, Parry, Ross and Simpson. Includes maps, drawings and references
 
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Alternative Names
J. Tuzo Wilson

John Tuzo Wilson Canadian geologist

John Tuzo Wilson geologo e geofisico canadese

John Tuzo Wilson kanadischer Geologe, Geophysiker und Gletscherforscher, Pionier der Plattentektonik

Tuzo Wilson

Tuzo Wilson Canadees geoloog (1908-1993)

Tuzo Wilson, John 1908-

Wilson, J. Tuzo

Wilson, J. Tuzo 1908-

Wilson, John Tuzo

Wilson, John Tuzo 1908-

Wilson, Tuzo

Τζων Τούζο Γουίλσον

Џон Тузо Вилсон

جان توزو ویلسون

جون توزو ويلسون

जॉन टूज़ो विल्सन

ツゾー・ウィルソン

约翰·图佐·威尔逊

Languages
English (168)

Spanish (6)

German (2)

Russian (1)