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

Overview
Works: 98 works in 210 publications in 3 languages and 4,514 library holdings
Genres: Conference proceedings  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Speaker, Honoree
Classifications: QE511.5, 551
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Most widely held works by J. Tuzo Wilson
Continents adrift : readings from Scientific American by inc Scientific American ( Book )
22 editions published between 1948 and 1976 in English and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Continents adrift and continents aground : readings from Scientific American ( Book )
10 editions published between 1972 and 1976 in English and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Physics and geology by J. A Jacobs ( Book )
16 editions published between 1959 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I.G.Y., the year of the new moons by J. Tuzo Wilson ( Book )
14 editions published between 1951 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 577 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One Chinese moon by J. Tuzo Wilson ( Book )
19 editions published between 1959 and 1960 in English and Undetermined and held by 401 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 323 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 ( Book )
5 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 291 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
The Evolving earth ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 24 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
A resumé of the geology of islands in the main ocean basins by J. Tuzo Wilson ( Book )
2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Global tectonics and sea-floor spreading ( Book )
4 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 17 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."
Deriva continental y téctonica de placas : selecciones de Scientific America by Wilson J Tuzo ( Book )
5 editions published between 1974 and 1981 in Spanish and held by 14 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 )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Limits to science by J. Tuzo Wilson ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1975 and 2007 in English and held by 10 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
The Expanding earth--and 35 hour day? ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 6 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 ( Book )
2 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Geophysics by J. Tuzo Wilson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A whole earth science by J. Tuzo Wilson ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pro. J. Tuzo Wilson discusses the major discoveries which led to the conviction theory of the earth's composition
 
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Alternative Names
Tuzo Wilson, John 1908-
Wilson, J. Tuzo
Wilson, John Tuzo
Wilson, John Tuzo 1908-
Wilson, Tuzo
Languages
English (129)
Spanish (5)
German (2)