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Appalachian structures: origin, evolution, and possible potential for new exploration frontiers

Appalachian Structural Seminar (2d 1971 Morgantown, W. Va.)

Appalachian structures: origin, evolution, and possible potential for new exploration frontiers

a seminar, March 3-5, 1971.

by Appalachian Structural Seminar (2d 1971 Morgantown, W. Va.)

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Published by West Virginia University [and] West Virginia Geological and Economic Survey in [Morgantown, W. Va.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geology -- Appalachian Region -- Congresses,
  • Geology, Structural -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    StatementWilliam H. Kanes, seminar director. Edited by Peter Lessing [and others]
    GenreCongresses, Congresses.
    ContributionsKanes, William H., Lessing, Peter., West Virginia University., West Virginia Geological and Economic Survey.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 322 p.
    Number of Pages322
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21943090M

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    This paper gives an overview of the large-scale tectonic styles encountered in orogens worldwide. Thin-skinned and thick-skinned tectonics represent two end member styles recognized in mountain ranges. Both styles are encountered in former passive margins of continental plates. Thick-skinned style including the entire crust and possibly the lithospheric mantle are associated with Cited by: -New Orleans was already important for shipping agricultural goods to and from the parts of the United States west of the Appalachian Mountains -Jefferson sent Livingston and later Monroe to negotiate the purchase (were only interested in the port area but ended up buying all of the Louisiana Territory).


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