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Geology and Seismic Stratigraphy of the Antarctic Margin, Volume 2

Series: Antarctic Research Series Volume: 71

Edited By: Peter F Barker and Alan K Cooper

American Geophysical Union

Hardback | Dec 1997 | #192920 | ISBN: 0875908977
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Reflects the analysis of the large amount of marine seismic reflection data and recently collected sediment cores from the Antarctic continental margin. The second Antarctic Research Series volume devoted to this research, this volume complements the work presented in volume 68. It will help educate students and scientists to better understand the fluctuations of the Cenozoic Antarctic Ice Sheet and their signature in the geologic record from the circum-Antarctic continental margin.


Contents

- Cenozoic Tectonic, Sedimentary and Glacial History of the Continental Shelf West of Graham Land, Antarctic Peninsula
- The History of Sedimentation on the Continental Rise West of the Antarctic Peninsula
- The Planar Crest of Graham Land, Northern Antarctic Peninsula: Possible Origins and Timing of Uplift
- Crustal Structure and Sedimentation in Powell Basin
- Seismic Expression of Glacially Deposited Sequences in the Bellingshausen and Amundsen Seas, West Antarctica
- Deglaciation of Prydz Bay, East Antarctica, Based on Echo Sounder and Topographic Features
- Subice Topography in Selected Areas of Victoria Land, Antarctica: Implications for its Glacial Erosion History
- Paleoenvironmental Record in Core ANTA91-30 (Drygalski Basin, Ross Sea, Antarctica)
- The Potential for Better Antarctic Neogene Biostratigraphy
- Grounding-Line Systems: Processes, Glaciological Inferences and the Stratigraphic Record

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