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Age Determination of Young Rocks and Artifacts Physical and Chemical Clocks in Quaternary Geology and Archaeology

Handbook / Manual
By: Gunther A Wagner
466 pages, 177 figs, 9 tabs
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
Age Determination of Young Rocks and Artifacts
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  • Age Determination of Young Rocks and Artifacts ISBN: 9783540634362 Hardback Dec 1998 Usually dispatched within 2-3 weeks
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Discusses the various chronometric techniques that can be used to physically and chemically date dramatic environmental changes that have occured over the last 2 million years. This book is intended mainly for scientists and students of this field, but the interested layman may also find it rewarding.

Contents

Introduction * Materials * Radiogenic Noble Gases * Uranium-Series * Cosmogenic Nuclides * Particle-Tracks * Radiation Dosimetry * Chemical Reactions * Palaeomagnetism * Earth's Orbit, Climate and Age * Appendix: Natural Radioactivity * References * Index.

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Handbook / Manual
By: Gunther A Wagner
466 pages, 177 figs, 9 tabs
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
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