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By Iain S. Stewart, Claudio Vita-Finzi

ISBN-10: 186239024X

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Describes the appliance of high-resolution coastal documents to constructing and checking out tectonic versions. The case reports are at scales starting from international to neighborhood and care for glacioisostasy, relative sea-level switch and seismic and aseismic crustal deformation at a number of timescales. a world standpoint proposing a bunch of box information from contrasting elements of the realm in addition to novel modelling and analytical ways. it's the simply e-book that considers the subject with such scope. Readership: Tectonic geologists, Quaternary scientists, execs eager about seismic probability or coastal development/protection. additionally on hand: Extensional Tectonics: Faulting and Fault-Related strategies (Key matters in Earth Sciences) - ISBN 1862391157 Continental Tectonics - ISBN 1862390517 The Geological Society of LondonFounded in 1807, the Geological Society of London is the oldest geological society on this planet, and one of many greatest publishers within the Earth sciences.The Society publishes quite a lot of fine quality peer-reviewed titles for teachers and execs operating within the geosciences, and enjoys an enviable overseas recognition for the standard of its work.The many parts within which we post in include:-Petroleum geology-Tectonics, structural geology and geodynamics-Stratigraphy, sedimentology and paleontology-Volcanology, magmatic reviews and geochemistry-Remote sensing-History of geology-Regional geology publications

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