GS SP 340 - Sedimentary Basin Tectonics

Edited by M. Sosson, N. Kaymakci, R. A. Stephenson, V. Starostenko & F. Bergerat

 

This wide area of the Alpine-Himalayan belt evolved through a series of tectonic events related to the opening and closure of the Tethys Ocean. In doing so it produced the largest mountain belt of the world, which extends from the Atlantic to the Pacific oceans. The basins associated with this belt contain invaluable information related to mountain building processes and are the locus of rich hydrocarbon accumulations. However, knowledge about the geological evolution of the region is limited compared to what they offer. This has been mainly due to the difficulty and inaccessibility of cross-country studies.

This Special Publication is dedicated to the part of the Alpine-Himalayan belt running from Bulgaria to Armenia, and from Ukraine to the Arabian Platform. It includes twenty multidisciplinary studies covering topics in structural geology/tectonics; geophysics; geochemistry; palaeontology; petrography; sedimentology; stratigraphy; and subsidence and lithospheric modelling. This volume reports results obtained during the MEBE (Middle East Basin Evolution) Programme and related projects in the circum Black Sea and peri-Arabian regions.

European customers, please order direct from the Geological Society, +44-(0)1225-445046.
Edited by M. Sosson, N. Kaymakci, R. A. Stephenson, V. Starostenko & F. Bergerat
GSL Special Publication No. 340
Product Code:1110
Publisher:Geological Society of London
Release Date:
ISBN:978-1-86239-308-0
Media:Hardcover
Pages:512

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