Hydrocarbon and Petroleum Geology of France

  • Alain Mascle

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XV
  2. Introduction to Hydrocarbon Exploration and Underground Gas Storage in France

  3. Paris Basin and Sea of Iroise

  4. Aquitaine Basin, Bay of Biscay, Pyrenees

  5. South-East Basin, Gulf of Lions, Western Alps

  6. Eastern and Northern France

  7. French Overseas Departments and Territories

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 409-409
    2. R. Schlich, M. P. Angoulvant, B. Fritsch, M. Munschy, M. Schaming
      Pages 423-426
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 445-447

About this book


The subject of the book will be recent advances in the Petroleum Geology of France, including papers on the present exploration and production activity, field descriptions, regional synthesis and thematic papers an sequence stratigraphy and tectonic. A special attention will be given to the illustration (maps, seismic sections, raw data ...). This will be the first attempt to publish one single volume devoted to the petroleum geology of France.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Alain Mascle
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut Français du PétroleRueil-Malmaison CedexFrance

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1994
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-78851-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-78849-9
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