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

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

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

The Acadian orogeny
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
164
Copyright

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information