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Plate tectonics and crustal evolution

Author: Kent C Condie
Publisher: Oxford ; Boston : Butterworth Heinemann, 1997.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Juvenile audience : English : 4th edView all editions and formats
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This comprehensive text has established itself over the past 20 years as the definitive work in its fields, presenting a thorough coverage of this key area of structural geology in a way which is ideally suited to advanced undergraduate and masters courses. The thorough coverage means that it is also useful to a wider readership as an up to date survey of plate tectonics. The fourth edition brings the text fully up  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Condie, Kent C.
Plate tectonics and crustal evolution.
Oxford ; Boston : Butterworth Heinemann, 1997
(DLC) 97004026
(OCoLC)36225330
Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kent C Condie
ISBN: 9780080514093 008051409X
OCLC Number: 174141325
Notes: Revised edition of: Plate tectonics & crustal evolution. 3rd ed. 1989.
Description: 1 online resource (x, 282 pages) : illustrations, maps (some color)
Contents: Preface; Plate tectonics; The Earth's crust; Tectonic settings; Crustal evolution; The core and mantel; Supercontinents; Atmosphere, oceans and climate; Life and mass extinctions; The origin of the solar system; Earth systems; Appendix --
methodologies; Index.
Responsibility: Kent C. Condie.
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This text presents a thorough coverage of plate tectonics and crustal evolution. This edition includes the latest research in supercontinents and mass extinctions. A new chapter covers the feedbacks  Read more...

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"Finally, an up-to-date book on plate tectonics for the senior undergraduate! I've been on the look-out for such a text. The content looks excellent Laura Wetzel Eckerd College USA

 
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