skip to content
Geological history of Britain and Ireland Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Geological history of Britain and Ireland

Author: R A Strachan; N H Woodcock
Publisher: Oxford : Blackwell Science, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

* All British Earth science undergraduates will be required to spend some time studying British Geological History, and this book will be the only one available to British undergraduates. * The book  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: R A Strachan; N H Woodcock
ISBN: 0632036567 9780632036561
OCLC Number: 222951699
Description: viii, 423 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Part I: Introduction:. 1. Regional Geological History: Why And How:N. H. Woodcock & R. A. Strachan. 2. Geological Framework Of Britain And Ireland: R. E. Holdsworth, N. H. Woodcock & R. A. Strachan. Part II: The Northern Margin Of The Iapetus Ocean:. 3. Early Earth History And Development Of The Archaean Crust: R. A. Strachan. 4. Proterozoic Sedimentation, Orogenesis And Magmatism On The Laurentian Craton: R. A. Strachan & R. E. Holdsworth. 5. Late Neoproterozoic To Early Ordovician Passive Margin Sedimentation Along The Laurentian Margin: R. A. Strachan & R. E. Holdsworth. 6. The Grampian Orogeny: Mid-Ordovician Arc-Continent Collision Along The Laurentian Margin: R. A. Strachan. 7. Mid-Ordovician To Silurian Sedimentation And Tectonics On The Northern Active Margin Of Iapetus: R. A. Strachan. Part III: The Southern Margin Of The Iapetus Ocean:. 8. Neoproterozoic To Cambrian Accretionary History Of Eastern Avalonia And Armorica: R. A. Strachan. 9. The Cambrian And Earliest Ordovician Quiescent Margin Of Gondwana: N. H. Woodcock. 10. Ordovician Volcanism And Sedimentation On Eastern Avalonia: N. H. Woodcock. 11. Late Ordovician To Silurian Evolution Of Eastern Avalonia During Convergence With Laurentia: N. H. Woodcock. Part IV: The End Of The Iapetus Ocean:. 12. The Caledonian Orogeny: A Multiple Plate Collision: N. H. Woodcock & R. A. Strachan. 13. Devonian Sedimentation And Volcanism On The Old Red Sandstone Continent: N. H. Woodcock. Part V: The Variscan Cycle: Consolidation Of Pangaea:. 14. Carboniferous Sedimentation And Volcanism On The Laurussian Margin: P. D. Guion, P. Gutteridge & S. J. Davies. 15. The Variscan Orogeny: The Welding Of Pangaea: L. N. Warr. Part VI: Post-Variscan Intraplate Setting:. 16. Permian To Late Triassic Post-Orogenic Collapse And Early Atlantic Rifting: A. H. Ruffell & R. G. Shelton. 17. Late Triassic To Jurassic: The Beginning Of The End For Pangaea: S. P. Hesselbo. 18. Early Cretaceous: Rifting And Sedimentation Before The Flood: A. S. Gale. 19. Late Cretaceous To Early Tertiary Deposition Through The Global Highstand: A. S. Gale. 20. Tertiary Events: The North Atlantic Plume And Alpine Pulses: R. Anderton. 21. The Quaternary: The History Of An Ice Age: N. H. Woodcock
Responsibility: edited by Nigel H. Woodcock, Rob Strachan.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Has anything new come out of the geology of Britain and Ireland in the last 20 years since Roger Anderton and his co-authors published their masterly Dynamic Stratigraphy of the British Isles? Do we Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/222951699> # Geological history of Britain and Ireland
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "222951699" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/551638214#Place/oxford> ; # Oxford
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/554.1/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/940627> ; # Geology
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> ; # Great Britain.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205427> ; # Ireland.
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009125784> ; # Geology--Ireland
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008117925> ; # Geology--Great Britain
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/239445429> ; # N. H. Woodcock
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/41922427> ; # Robin A. Strachan
    schema:datePublished "2002" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/551638214> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Geological history of Britain and Ireland"@en ;
    schema:productID "222951699" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/222951699#PublicationEvent/oxford_blackwell_science_2002> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/551638214#Agent/blackwell_science> ; # Blackwell Science
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780632036561> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA0W2028> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/222951699> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/551638214#Agent/blackwell_science> # Blackwell Science
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Blackwell Science" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008117925> # Geology--Great Britain
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Geology--Great Britain"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009125784> # Geology--Ireland
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Geology--Ireland"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> # Great Britain.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Great Britain." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205427> # Ireland.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Ireland." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/940627> # Geology
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Geology"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/239445429> # N. H. Woodcock
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Woodcock" ;
    schema:givenName "N. H." ;
    schema:name "N. H. Woodcock" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/41922427> # Robin A. Strachan
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Strachan" ;
    schema:givenName "Robin A." ;
    schema:givenName "R. A." ;
    schema:name "Robin A. Strachan" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780632036561>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0632036567" ;
    schema:isbn "9780632036561" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.