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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.)
Edition: Offprint of vol. 46, 1907
Publisher: American Philosophical Society: 1907
Binding: Paper covers
Book Condition: V.g.
Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Weight: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 6940