Mesozoic and Cenozoic Sequence Stratigraphy of European Basins: SEPM Special Publication Series No. 60, P.C. de Graciansky, J. Hardenbol, T. Jaquin, and P.R. Vail (Editors), 1998, SEPM (Society for Sedimentary Geology), Tulsa, 786 p. ($175 non-members, $125 members) ISBN: 1-56576-043-3.

From the mid-seventies, and especially since 1987 when Haq et al. proposed a chronostratigraphic record of Mesozoic and Cenozoic sequences, the paradigm of sequence stratigraphy has evolved as a sound building block in sedimentary geology. Among soft-rock geologists, the sequence stratigraphic premise that deposition within a basin is controlled by the principal variables of subsidence or uplift of the basin...

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