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Theory of continental drift; a symposium on the origin and movement of land masses, both inter-continental and intra-continental, as proposed by Alfred Wegener,

Author: W A J M van Waterschoot van der Gracht; American Association of Petroleum Geologists.
Publisher: Tulsa, Oklahoma : The American Association of Petroleum Geologists ; London : Thomas Murby & Co., 1928.
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American Association of Petroleum Geologists.
Theory of continental drift; a symposium on the origin and movement of land masses, both inter-continental and intra-continental, as proposed by Alfred Wegener.
Tulsa, Okla., The American Association of Petroleum Geologists; London, T. Murby & Co., 1928
(OCoLC)609063905
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American Association of Petroleum Geologists.
Theory of continental drift; a symposium on the origin and movement of land masses, both inter-continental and intra-continental, as proposed by Alfred Wegener.
Tulsa, Okla., The American Association of Petroleum Geologists; London, T. Murby & Co., 1928
(OCoLC)614831881
Named Person: Alfred Wegener
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: W A J M van Waterschoot van der Gracht; American Association of Petroleum Geologists.
OCLC Number: 2705286
Notes: "Discussion on continental drift, at the New York meeting of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists, November 15, 1926."--Page 1.
Includes index.
Description: x, 240 pages : illustrations, diagrams, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction : the problem of continental drift / W.A.J.M. van Waterschoot van der Gracht --
Continental drift / Bailey Willis --
Some of the objections to Wegener's theory / Rollin T. Chamberlin --
Continental movement / John Joly --
Wegener's continental drift / G.A.F. Molengraaff --
Wegener's hypothesis / J.W. Gregory --
Two notes concerning my theory of continental drift / Alfred Wegener --
The hypothesis of continental displacement / Charles Schuchert --
Some physical tests of the displacement hypothesis / Chester R. Longwell --
Sliding continents and tidal and rotational forces / Frank Bursley Taylor --
Comments on the Wegener hypothesis / William Bowie --
Discussion of floating continents / David White --
Discussion of Wegener theory / Joseph T. Singewald, Jr. --
Comments on the Wegener hypothesis / Edward W. Berry --
Remarks regarding the papers offered by the other contributors to the symposium / W.A.J.M. van Waterschoot van der Gracht.
Other Titles: Continental drift, Theory of
Responsibility: by W.A.J.M. van Waterschoot van der Gracht, Bailey Willis, Rollin T. Chamberlin [and others].

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