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The Caribbean-South American plate boundary and regional tectonics

William E. Bonini (editor), Robert B. Hargraves (editor) and Reginald Shagam (editor)
The Caribbean-South American plate boundary and regional tectonics
Memoir - Geological Society of America (1984) 162: 421 pp.


This memoir is a collection of some of the papers on the evolution of the Caribbean plate and its borderlands. Topics covered include: source, age, provinces, movement and geophysical and geochemical evolution of the Caribbean crust; fission-track, K/Ar age dating, seismic reflection profile and palaeomagnetic data.

ISSN: 0072-1069
Serial Title: Memoir - Geological Society of America
Serial Volume: 162
Title: The Caribbean-South American plate boundary and regional tectonics
Author(s): Bonini, William E.editor
Author(s): Hargraves, Robert B.editor
Author(s): Shagam, Reginaldeditor
Affiliation: Princeton Univ., Dep.. Geol. and Geophys. Sci., Princeton, NJ, United States
Published: 1984
Text Language: English
Publisher: Geological Society of America (GSA), Boulder, CO, United States
ISBN: 0-8137-1162-2
ISBN: 978-0-81371-162-1
Number of pages: 421
Accession Number: 1984-051222
Categories: Solid-earth geophysics
Document Type: Serial Map
Bibliographic Level: Monographic
Annotation: Individual papers are cited separately
Illustration Description: illus. incl. tables, strat. cols., sects., geol. sketch maps
Map Scale: 1:50,000
Map Type: geologic map
N07°00'00" - N23°00'00", W90°00'00" - W58°00'00"
S55°00'00" - N13°00'00", W82°00'00" - W35°00'00"
Secondary Affiliation: Ben-Gurion Univ. Negev, ISR, Israel
Country of Publication: United States
Secondary Affiliation: GeoRef, Copyright 2019, American Geosciences Institute. Reference includes data from Mineralogical Abstracts, United Kingdom, Twickenham, United Kingdom
Update Code: 1984
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