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By G. P?lmason

ISBN-10: 0875905048

ISBN-13: 9780875905044

ISBN-10: 1118670329

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Published by way of the yankee Geophysical Union as a part of the Geodynamics Series.

During the prior decade of the foreign Geodynamics software many guides facing particular rift components of the Earth's floor have seemed. such a lot of them symposia that have been held within the respective rift zones. one of the rifts therefore taken care of are the Rhinegraben, Afar, Iceland, the Baikal rift, the Oslo paleorift, the Rio Grande rift and the lifeless Sea rift. additionally, guides facing stories of the sea ground have mentioned many oceanic rift parts.


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