1987

The Young Earth

An introduction to Archaean geology

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ISBN: 978-0-04-550049-9 (Print) 978-94-011-6489-4 (Online)

Table of contents (8 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages iii-xvii

  2. Background concepts and field evidence

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-11

      Introduction

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      Pages 12-35

      Geochronology and other uses of isotopic analysis

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      Pages 36-97

      Archaean terrains: the available geological evidence

  3. Reconstructing the Archaean Earth

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 99-99

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      Pages 101-145

      The beginnings of life

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      Pages 146-197

      Archaean continents

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      Pages 198-248

      Archaean volcanism

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      Pages 249-305

      Mineral deposits in Archaean rocks

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      Pages 306-354

      Models of the early Earth

  4. Back Matter

    Pages 355-402