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Himalaya to the Sea: Geology, Geomorphology and the Quaternary

Edited By: JF Schroder

Routledge

Hardback | Dec 1992 | #20978 | ISBN: 0415066484
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Focuses on the general evolution of landforms in Pakistan.


Contents

1. Himalaya to the Sea: Geomorphology and the Quaternary of Pakistan in the Regional Context 2. Miocene to Holocene Uplift and Sedimentation in the Northern Himalaya and Adjacent Areas 3. Present and Past Patterns of Glaciation in the Northwest Himalaya: Climatic, Tectonic and Topographic Controls 4. Revised Chronostratigraphy of the Late Cenozoic Bunthang Sequence of Skardu Intermontane Basin, Karakoram Himalaya, Pakistan 5. Quaternary and Recent Intermontane Basin Sedimentation in the Karakoram Mountains 6. Geomorphology and Quaternary History of the Middle and Upper Indus Basin of Pakistan 7. Altitudinal Organization of Karakoram Geomorphic Processes and Depositional Environments 8. Sediment Transport and Yield at the Raikot (Rakhiot) Glacier, Nanga Parbat, Punjab Himalaya 9. Gravimetry of Mass Movement Deposits 10. Position of Paleoindus as Revealed by the Magnetic Stratigraphy of the Shingahr and Surghar Ranges, Pakistan 11. Palaeoecologic Reconstruction of Floodplain Environments Using Palaeosols from Upper Siwalik Group Sediments, Northern Pakistan 12. The Palaeoclimatic Significance of the Loess Deposits in Northern Pakistan 13. Decreased Tectonism of the Sui Dome (Is the Sui Dome dead?) 14. Surface Soils and Indus River Sediments 15. Fluvial Geomorphology of the Lower Indus Basin (Sindh, Pakistan) and the Indus Civilization 16. Morphology and Dynamics of the Indus River: Implications for the Moen Jo Daro Site 17. Uplifted Marine Terraces Along the Makran Coast of Pakistan and Iran 18. Destruction of Archeological Sites Along the Makran Coast of Pakistan

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