This is undoubtedly one of the most exciting seismic reference texts to have been written for the practicing petroleum geophysicist in some time. It is not just a dry mix of text and equations; the use of insightful quotations, excellent graphics and a dynamic writing style make for a stimulating tour de force of applied quantitative techniques for seismic interpreters.

The importance of improving the success rate for discovery and the proper exploitation of hydrocarbons cannot be overstated. Witness the recent business debacle of a major multinational oil company having to reclassify downward by 20% its booked petroleum reserves in...

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