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Cratons and Fold Belts of India

Series: Lecture Notes in Earth System Sciences Volume: 127

By: Ram S Sharma

335 pages, 61 illus

Springer-Verlag

Hardback | Oct 2009 | #184696 | ISBN-13: 9783642014581
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This book covers the geological characteristics and evolution of the fold belts and the cratonic areas of the Indian shield. The author has evaluated the different evolutionary models for each fold belt in light of all the currently available geological and geochronological informations that are clearly listed. Shortcomings, if any, of each model are stated and a viable geodynamic model is presented for each fold belt.


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Biography

Ram S. Sharma has a vast teaching experience at various universities of India and abroad. His research focus has been on metamorphic petrology and structural studies of Archaean terrains, Proterozoic fold belts and Himalaya.

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