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The Resource The history of the earth's crust : a symposium, edited by Robert A. Phinney

The history of the earth's crust : a symposium, edited by Robert A. Phinney

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The history of the earth's crust : a symposium
Title
The history of the earth's crust
Title remainder
a symposium
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert A. Phinney
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Phinney, Robert A
  • Columbia University
  • Goddard Institute for Space Studies
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  • Earth (Planet)
  • Earth (Planet)
Label
The history of the earth's crust : a symposium, edited by Robert A. Phinney
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Papers from a conference held at the Goddard Institute for Space Studies, Nov. 10-11, 1966, and sponsored by the Dept. of Geology, Columbia University
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Robert A. Phinney -- [The upper mantle] -- Upper mantle chemistry and evolution of the earth's crust / Paul W. Gast -- The geophysical importance of high-temperature creep / Dan P. McKenzie -- Viscosity of the earth's mantle /Robert K. McConnell Jr. -- [Evidence from the ocean basins] -- The paleomagnetism of oceanic cores / Neil D. Opdyke -- Magnetic anomalies associated with mid-ocean ridges / F.J. Vine -- Evidence for ocean floor spreading across the ocean basins / J.R. Heirtzler -- Time scale for geomagnetic reverals / A. Cox [and others] -- Some remaining problems in sea floor spreading / H.W. Menand -- Heat flow through the ocean floor and convection currents (abstract) / S. Le Pichon -- Seimological evidence for transform faults, sea floor spreading and continental drift / Lynn R. Sykes -- [Evidence from the continents] -- Review of age data in West Africa and South America relative to a test of continental drift / P.M. Hurley and J.R. Rand -- Appalachian and Caledonian evidence for drift in the North Atlantic / John Dewey and Marshall Kay -- The distribution of continental crust and its relation to ice ages / E. Irving and W.A. Robertson -- Paleoclimatic evidence of a geocentric axial dipole field / James C. Briden -- A paleoclimatic test of the hypothesis of an axial dipolar magnetic field / Francis G. Stehli -- The crust of the earth from a lower paleozoic point of view / A.J. Boucot [and others] -- [Closing review] -- Conference on the history of the earth's crust / E.C. Bullard
Control code
168079
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
viii, 244 pages
Lccn
68020875
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps (part. color)
System control number
(WaOLN)501116
Label
The history of the earth's crust : a symposium, edited by Robert A. Phinney
Publication
Note
Papers from a conference held at the Goddard Institute for Space Studies, Nov. 10-11, 1966, and sponsored by the Dept. of Geology, Columbia University
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Robert A. Phinney -- [The upper mantle] -- Upper mantle chemistry and evolution of the earth's crust / Paul W. Gast -- The geophysical importance of high-temperature creep / Dan P. McKenzie -- Viscosity of the earth's mantle /Robert K. McConnell Jr. -- [Evidence from the ocean basins] -- The paleomagnetism of oceanic cores / Neil D. Opdyke -- Magnetic anomalies associated with mid-ocean ridges / F.J. Vine -- Evidence for ocean floor spreading across the ocean basins / J.R. Heirtzler -- Time scale for geomagnetic reverals / A. Cox [and others] -- Some remaining problems in sea floor spreading / H.W. Menand -- Heat flow through the ocean floor and convection currents (abstract) / S. Le Pichon -- Seimological evidence for transform faults, sea floor spreading and continental drift / Lynn R. Sykes -- [Evidence from the continents] -- Review of age data in West Africa and South America relative to a test of continental drift / P.M. Hurley and J.R. Rand -- Appalachian and Caledonian evidence for drift in the North Atlantic / John Dewey and Marshall Kay -- The distribution of continental crust and its relation to ice ages / E. Irving and W.A. Robertson -- Paleoclimatic evidence of a geocentric axial dipole field / James C. Briden -- A paleoclimatic test of the hypothesis of an axial dipolar magnetic field / Francis G. Stehli -- The crust of the earth from a lower paleozoic point of view / A.J. Boucot [and others] -- [Closing review] -- Conference on the history of the earth's crust / E.C. Bullard
Control code
168079
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
viii, 244 pages
Lccn
68020875
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps (part. color)
System control number
(WaOLN)501116

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