The continental drift controversy
Description / Table of Contents:
Content: Introduction; 1. Reception of competing views of seafloor evolution, 1961-1962; 2. Explaining the origin of marine magnetic anomalies, 1958-1963; 3. Continuing disagreements over continental drift, the evolution of ocean floors, and mantle convection, 1963-1964; 4. Further work on the Vine-Matthews hypothesis and development of the idea of transform faults, 1964-1965; 5. Resolution of the continental drift controversy; 6. Plate tectonics introduced; References; Index.
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Monograph available for loan
XIX, 675 S.: graph. Darst.
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The continental drift controversy / Henry R. Frankel Vol. 4