Book 2006

Evaporites: Sediments, Resources and Hydrocarbons

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ISBN: 978-3-540-26011-0 (Print) 978-3-540-32344-0 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-57

    Interpreting evaporite texture

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    Chapter

    Pages 59-138

    Depositional chemistry and hydrology

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    Chapter

    Pages 139-220

    Sabkhas, saline mudflats and pans

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    Chapter

    Pages 221-285

    Subaqueous salts: salinas and perennial lakes

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    Chapter

    Pages 287-373

    Ancient basins and stratigraphic evolution

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    Chapter

    Pages 375-453

    Salt tectonics

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    Chapter

    Pages 455-566

    Karst, breccia, nodules and cement: Pointers to vanished evaporites

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    Chapter

    Pages 567-615

    Burial hydrology and chemistry

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    Chapter

    Pages 617-703

    Halotolerant life in feast or famine (a source of hydrocarbons and a fixer of metals)

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    Chapter

    Pages 705-789

    Oil and gas associations

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    Chapter

    Pages 791-891

    Evaporites as exploited mineral resources

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    Chapter

    Pages 893-943

    Solution mining and cavern use

  14. Back Matter

    Pages 945-1035