Carbonates and Evaporites

, Volume 6, Issue 2, pp 117–118 | Cite as

Mediterranean Messinian (Miocene) and other evaporites: Introduction

  • Gerald M. Friedman


Miocene Source Rock Evaporite Messinian Tectonic Uplift 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gerald M. Friedman
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Brooklyn College and Graduate School of the City University of New YorkBrooklyn
  2. 2.Northeastern Science FoundationAffiliated with Brooklyn College of the City University of New YorkTroy

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