This volume, dedicated to the memory of Pablo Groeber, a German geologist who laid the geologic foundations for the region under consideration, is a welcome addition to Andean geologic literature. The 15 closely integrated and complementary papers provide a comprehensive overview of the magmatic, structural, sedimentological, and tectonic evolution of the Andean arc and back-arc regions between latitudes 35° and 39°S, which is the northern part of the southern Andes in Chile and Argentina. The back-arc region coincides with the Neuquén basin, which contains one of the most prolific hydrocarbon accumulations in the Andes. The Late Cretaceous through Quaternary interval...

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