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Dunnage melange and subduction of the Protacadic Ocean, northeast Newfoundland

Marshall Kay

Dunnage melange and subduction of the Protacadic Ocean, northeast Newfoundland

by Marshall Kay

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Published by Geological Society of America in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

  • Newfoundland and Labrador.
    • Subjects:
    • Melanges (Petrology) -- Newfoundland and Labrador.,
    • Geology -- Newfoundland and Labrador.,
    • Subduction zones -- Newfoundland and Labrador.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 45-49.

      StatementMarshall Kay.
      SeriesSpecial paper - Geological Society of America ; 175, Special papers (Geological Society of America) ;, no. 175.
      LC ClassificationsQE199 .K38 1976
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 49 p. :
      Number of Pages49
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4882790M
      ISBN 10081372175X
      LC Control Number76011901

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