Variscan geohistory of northern Japan, the Abean orogeny

Publisher: Tokai University Press in Tokyo, Japan

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

Other titlesAbean orogeny.
Statementedited by Masao Minato ... [et al.].
ContributionsMinato, Masao, 1915-
LC ClassificationsQE304 .V37
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 427 p., [4] folded leaves of plates :
Number of Pages427
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3830726M
LC Control Number81143361

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This book offers an up-to-date comprehensive guide for those interested both in the geology of the Japanese islands and geological processes of island arcs in general. Characterizes the geology of Japan by describing the large scale construction of each geotectonically defined terrane and mass, and tracing the geotectonic history of the island chain.

Also considers the submarine topography and geology around the islands, and ore deposits in relation to igneous act. This gsynclinal subsidence was terminated by the Variscan orogeny, which produced the Abean mountain belt at the periphery of the original central dome (centre of diastrophism).

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