The Acadian Orogeny: Recent Studies in New England, Maritime Canada, and the Autochthonous Foreland, Issue 275

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David C. Roy, James William Skehan
Geological Society of America, 1993 - Science - 171 pages
 

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Contents

The Acadian orogeny
vii
A working hypothesis for the Ordovician and Silurian evolution of the northern Appalachians
27
Comments on CambriantoCarboniferous biogeography and its implications for the Acadian orogeny
41
The sequence of Acadian deformations in central New Hampshire
51
Nature of the Acadian orogeny in eastern Maine
67
Acadian deformations in the southwestern Quebec Appalachians
85
Timing of the deformation events from Late Ordovician to MidDevonian in the Gaspe Peninsula
101
Acadian orogeny in Newfoundland
123
Definition character and significance
135
Stratigraphic effects of the Acadian orogeny in the autochthonous Appalachian basin
153
Index
165
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Page 164 - Thomas, WA, 1977, Evolution of Appalachian-Ouachita salients and recesses from reentrants and promontories in the continental margin: American Journal of Science, v.

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