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Tectonic geomorphology, edited by M. Morisawa and J.T. Hack

Tectonic geomorphology, edited by M. Morisawa and J.T. Hack

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Published by Allen and Unwin in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geomorphology - Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMorisawa, M., Hack, J.T.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGB 400.2 T255 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination390 p.
    Number of Pages390
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22049640M
    ISBN 100045510989


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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiv, pages: illustrations ; 25 cm. Contents: Morphotectonics of continental margins with great escarpments / Clifford D.

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Figure 6. Schematic of the Flood erosion of a coastal great escarpment and continental margin off southeast Africa.

Figure 6 illustrates schematically what Flood erosion in southeast Africa would do as the continent uplifted and the ocean basins sank.

6 Vertical uplift of the continents relative to the ocean basins, along with the action of the receding floodwater, would have formed the. Morisawa (Ed.), Tectonic Geomorphology, Proceedings of the 15th Annual Geomorphology Symposium, Allen and Unwin Publishers, Boston, MA (), pp.

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