Deep-water contourite systems

Deep-water contourite systems modern drifts and ancient series, seismic and sedimentary characteristics - Geological Society memoir

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This memoir is an outcome of the International Geological Correlation Project 432 on BottomCurrents, Contourites and Palaeocirculation. Its 30 papers include separate case studies on modern drifts and four on ancient contourite series. Each contribution highlights the specific geological and oceanographic setting, bathymetry, physiographic and stratigraphic context, seismic attributes and sedimentary characteristics of that drift.

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ISBN: 9781862393974
Publisher: Geological Society
Imprint: Geological Society
Pub date:
DEWEY: 551.46083
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: 464