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By M. J. Rickard (auth.), Robert Mason (eds.)

This quantity features a collection of papers awarded and mentioned on the seventh overseas convention on Basement Tectonics.
so much papers are dedicated to the most important Fracture Zones within the Earth's Crust and the Tectonic Evolution of North American Basins.
The contributions specialize in the geology, petrology, geophysics and distant sensing of basement rocks and its deformation heritage with an emphasis on box observations.

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Basement Tectonics 7: Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Basement Tectonics, held in Kingston, Ontario, Canada, August 1987

This quantity incorporates a number of papers awarded and mentioned on the seventh foreign convention on Basement Tectonics. so much papers are dedicated to the main Fracture Zones within the Earth's Crust and the Tectonic Evolution of North American Basins. The contributions specialize in the geology, petrology, geophysics and distant sensing of basement rocks and its deformation background with an emphasis on box observations.

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Emery, KO. G. ' Geological Society of 30 America Bulletin 93 (7), p. 644-654. B. Cimino and C. ' NASA, JPL Publication 82-95, 179 p. Description of selected SIRA Images No. 22, p. 66-67. Funiciello R, M. Parotto and A Praturion, 1981, Carta Tettoniea D'Italia, Scale 1:1,500,000. 2. 1n6, Publication no. 269, 1 sbeet in color. ' Proc. World Petrol. , 4, p. 280-300. K, KJ. Reutter, V. Jacobshagen and R Nieolicb, 1982, 'Explosion seismic crustal studies in the Alpine Mediterranean region and their implications to tectonie processes.

However, Saul (1978) and Byler (1983) found that with the use of specialized techniques of low angle lighting and photographically enhanced contrast, over one hundred very large circular features can be distinguished on the North American continent Although geologie maps of continental and semicontinental areas, remote sensing data (with enhanced contrast), photos taken from orbital heights, and side-ranging radar can also be utilized, the major sources of large circular features are relief maps 12443 Trotter Drive, Allison Park, PA 15101 33 R.

Farther to the north, their detailed geological study of a Landsat image mosaic revea1ed a succession of long and prominent arcuate features coneave to the SSE, which are "... probably offundamental crustal nature... " (Ibid, p. 297). Tbis system of ares extends nOrthward practically to the province of the arcuate belt formed at the Alborz-Kopet Dag junction (Ibid, figures 1 and 2; Figure 5). Tbe western branch of the Great Kavir arc (wh ich is ineluded in this system) is characterized by tight folds which mainly wrap around the western margin of the Tabas Block, and continue in a southeasterly direction to North Kerman (lbid, p.

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