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Principles of Sedimentology and Stratigraphy

Principles of Sedimentology and Stratigraphy - 5th edition

ISBN13: 978-0321643186

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ISBN13: 978-0321643186
ISBN10: 0321643186
Cover type: Hardback
Edition/Copyright: 5TH 12
Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.
Published: 2012
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Principles of Sedimentology and Stratigraphy - 5TH 12 edition

ISBN13: 978-0321643186

Sam Boggs

ISBN13: 978-0321643186
ISBN10: 0321643186
Cover type: Hardback
Edition/Copyright: 5TH 12
Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.

Published: 2012
International: No
Summary

A concise treatment of the fundamental principles of sedimentology and stratigraphy, featuring the important physical, chemical, biological and stratigraphic characteristics of sedimentary rocks. Emphasized are the ways in which the study of sedimentary rocks is used to interpret depositional environments, changes in ancient sea level, and other intriguing aspects of Earth history. Topics include the origin and transport of sedimentary materials; physical properties of sedimentary rocks; composition, classification and diagenesis of sedimentary rocks and principles of stratigraphy and basin analysis. For individuals interested in one text providing comprehensive coverage of both sedimentology and stratigraphy.

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Table of Contents
1. Weathering and Soils
2. Transport and Deposition of Siliciclastic Sediment
3. Sedimentary Textures
4. Sedimentary Structures
5. Siliciclastic Sedimentary Rocks
6. Carbonate Sedimentary Rocks
7. Other Chemical/Biochemical and Carbonaceous Sedimentary Rocks
8. Continental (Terrestrial) Environments
9. Marginal-Marine Environments
10. Siliciclastic Marine Environments
11. Carbonate and Evaporite Environments
12. Lithostratigraphy
13. Seismic, Sequence, and Magnetic Stratigraphy
14. Biostratigraphy
15. Chronostratigraphy and Geologic Time
16. Basin Analysis, Tectonics, and Sedimentation

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