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Author Speed, Robert C.
Title Geology and geomorphology of Barbados : a companion text to maps with accompanying cross sections / by Robert C. Speed ; edited by Christine Speed and Richard Sedlock.
Published Boulder, Colo. : Geological Society of America, 2012.
Book Cover
LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Floor2  G1671.C5 S7 2012    IN LIBRARY
  
Description xii, 63 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 28 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Series Special paper ; 491
Special papers (Geological Society of America) ; 491.
Note The maps and cross sections referenced in the title are contained on the accompanying CD-ROM.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents 1. Scope and objectives -- 2. Explanation of maps and cross sections -- 3. Previous and current research -- 4. Synopsis of geological evolution of Barbados -- 5. Geomorphic zonation of Barbados -- 6. Geochronology -- 7. Stratigraphy -- 8. Rock and sediment units -- 9. Structures -- 10. Geomorphology: background -- 11. Geomorphology of the modern shore zone -- 12. Active marine cliff evolution -- 13. Raised (ancient) marine terraces -- 14. Riverine (stream) features and processes -- 15. Mass wasting and landsliding -- 16. Karst -- 17. Uplift rates -- 18. Hydrology.
Subject Geology -- Barbados -- Maps.
Geomorphology -- Barbados -- Maps.
Geology, Structural -- Barbados -- Maps.
Barbados -- Maps.
Genre Geological cross-sections.
Atlases.
Related Names Speed, Christine.
Sedlock, Richard L., 1958-
Geological Society of America.
ISBN 9780813724911 (pbk.)
0813724910 (pbk.)
OCLC number 806193880