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Synopsis: The North Atlantic Igneous Province has been the subject of extensive scientific investigation over the past thirty years, with a wide field of knowledge being accumulated. Recently, recognition of the potential role of Large Igneous Provinces in affecting ocean and atmosphere systems and biotic evolutionary pathways has lead to increased interest in this province. This has been further stimulated by the expansion in the search for oil and gas in Mesozoic and tertiary sediments along the NE Atlantic Margin. An improved understanding of the interaction between igneous and sedimentary processes is vital for the identification of potential hydrocarbon resources. The regions covered include continental margin Norway, east and west Greenland, The Faroe-Shetland Basin and the Faroe Islands themselves. The papers in this book contain new data and interpretations of North Atlantic Igneous Province magmatic processes, rift evolution, tectonics, stratigraphy (chemostratigraphy, biostratigraphy, seismic and isotope stratigraphy) and sediment dispersal. Many of the papers adopt a multidisciplinary approach to the analysis and interpretation of complex volcanic and sedimentary sequences. These new data, and the reviews and compilations of exiting data provide the reader with access to current research directions in North Atlantic Igneous Province Geology.
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Title: The North Atlantic Igneous Province: ...
Publisher: Geological Society of London
Publication Date: 2003
Book Condition: Good
Edition: New Ed.
Book Description Geological Society, London, 2002. Book Condition: Very Good. vi 338p large format hardback, laminated boards with colourful illustration, excellent fresh copy, light library markings only, never used, almost as new, this title was published in the series Geological Society Special Publication. Bookseller Inventory # PAB 180188
Book Description Geological Society of London, 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX1862391084
Book Description Geological Society of London, 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1862391084
Book Description Geological Society Pub House, 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: Brand New. 344 pages. 9.75x7.00x0.75 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # 1862391084