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Mountain building

R. W. van Bemmelen

Mountain building

a study primarily based on Indonesia region of the world"s most active crustal deformations.

by R. W. van Bemmelen

  • 119 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Nijhoff in The Hague .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Indonesia.
    • Subjects:
    • Mountains.,
    • Geology -- Indonesia.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWith an introd. by Raymond C. Moore.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE621 .B45
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 177 p.
      Number of Pages177
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6150958M
      LC Control Number54002795

      Mountain building also took place for the Dinaric and Hellenic Alps during collisions of the Carpathian-Serbo-Macedonian and Apulian arcs, in Saudi Arabia and Oman, and in the Himalayas. Seafloor spreading in the Atlantic led to westward movement of the North American plate. You need upgrade your browser to see the projects. You need upgrade your browser to see the globe.

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      Book Mountain won the Dutch National Wood award in , and is a public library. bookstores repositories of knowledge libraries outsider architecture unique collections Community Contributors. Himalayan mountain building. New Delhi: Today & Tomorrow's Printers and Publishers, (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: P S Saklani.


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