The Resource Continents and supercontinents, John J.W. Rogers and M. Santosh

Continents and supercontinents, John J.W. Rogers and M. Santosh

Label
Continents and supercontinents
Title
Continents and supercontinents
Statement of responsibility
John J.W. Rogers and M. Santosh
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Surveys the origin of continents, and the accretion and breakup of supercontinents through earth history. This book also shows how these processes affected the composition of seawater, climate, and the evolution of life
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
551.1/36
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QE511
LC item number
.R59 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Continents and supercontinents, John J.W. Rogers and M. Santosh
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-271) and indexes
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Continental Drift -- The Road to Plate Tectonics; 2. Plate Tectonics Now and in the Past; 3. Creation, Destruction, and Changes in Volume of Continental Crust Through Time; 4. Growth of Cratons and their Post-Stabilization Histories; 5. Assembly of Continents and Establishment of Lower Crust and Upper Mantle; 6. Assembly and Dispersal of Supercontinents; 7. Supercontinents Older than Gondwana; 8. Gondwana and Pangea; 9. Rifting of Pangea and Formation of Present Ocean Basins; 10. History of Continents after Rifting from Pangea
Control code
ocm61341472
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 289 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423720508
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
ebl279659
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b21929312
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)61341472
  • pebcs0195165896

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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