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Global Catastrophes in Earth History: An Interdisciplinary Conference on Impacts, Volcanism and Mass Mortality

ProceedingsOut of Print

Series: Special Papers of the Geological Society of America Volume: 247

Edited By: VL Sharpton and PE Ward

Geological Society of America

Paperback | Dec 1991 | #29158 | ISBN: 0813722470
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Issues addressed refer to recognising and understanding catastrophic extinction events and possible causes. The possible answers come from a variety of viewpoints including the palaeontological record; planetary and astronomical restraints and the chemistry, petrology and sedimentology of boundary layers.

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