A new theory of earthquakes and mountain formation (etc.)

By: See, T.J.J.

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A forerunner of Wegener, See proposes a new theory, namely that earthquakes occur as a result of secular leakage of ocean bottoms. Although he does not actually use the word 'subduction' he is clearly heading in the right direction. Pp. 369-416; folded map (intact).

Title: A new theory of earthquakes and mountain formation (etc.)

Author Name: See, T.J.J.

Categories: Geology,

Edition: Offprint of vol. 46, 1907

Publisher: American Philosophical Society: 1907

Binding: Paper covers

Book Condition: V.g.

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 6940

Keywords: English