Superplumes : beyond plate tectonics / edited by David A. Yuen ... [et al.].

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Dordrecht, Netherlands ; [London] : Springer, c2007.
Description
xiv, 569 p. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 25 cm.

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Related name
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
The thermal and compositional structure of the Earth -- Seismological evidence and boundary layers in the mantle -- Global material circulation and petrogenesis of superplume rocks -- Dynamics of superplumes -- Plume dynamics through Earth history -- Plumes and superplumes on Mars and Venus.
ISBN
  • 9781402057496 (HB : alk. paper)
  • 1402057490 (HB : alk. paper)
OCLC
85829718
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