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

Overview
Works: 129 works in 288 publications in 3 languages and 4,687 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  History  Radio speeches  Nonfiction radio programs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Speaker, Organizer of meeting, Honoree, Other
Classifications: QE511.5, 551
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Continents adrift : readings from Scientific American( Book )

11 editions published between 1952 and 1973 in English and held by 989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

13 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Physics and geology by J. A Jacobs( Book )

26 editions published between 1959 and 1974 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

12 editions published between 1951 and 1967 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One Chinese moon by J. Tuzo Wilson( Book )

23 editions published between 1959 and 1960 in English and Undetermined and held by 397 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 298 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 )

10 editions published in 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The earth as a planet by Gerard P Kuiper( Book )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume of the Solar system series is intended to cover those aspects of geophysics, geochemistry, and atomospheric physics as pertain to the earth as a whole and which are able to assist and guide the pastrphyusical studies of other planets
Continents adrift by J. Tuzo Wilson( Book )

13 editions published between 1948 and 1972 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

9 editions published between 1974 and 1981 in Spanish and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Evolving earth( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 23 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 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Physics and geology [by] J.A. Jacobs, R.D. Russell [and] J. Tuzo Wilson by J. A Jacobs( Book )

2 editions published between 1959 and 1974 in Undetermined and English and held by 14 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."
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 )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Global tectonics and sea-floor spreading( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In quest of the North West Passage by Leslie H Neatby( Book )

2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 7 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
Limits to science by J. Tuzo Wilson( Recording )

6 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First lecture, titled "In the Eye of a Revolution," John Wilson tells how he developed the concept of continental drift
 
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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, J. Tuzo (John Tuzo), 1908-

Wilson, John Tuzo

Wilson, John Tuzo 1908-

Wilson, John Tuzo 1908-1993

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Wilson, Tuzo 1908-1993

Τζων Τούζο Γουίλσον

Джон Тузо Вильсон канадский геолог и геофизик

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 (162)

Spanish (9)

German (2)