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Title Sedimentary geology of Mars / edited by John P. Grotzinger, Ralph E. Milliken.
Published Tulsa, Okla. : SEPM (Society for Sedimentary Geology), c2012.
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 Floor4  QB643.G46 S43 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description 270 p. : ill. (some col.), maps (some col.) ; 29 cm + 1 optical disc (col. ; 4 3/4 in.)
Series SEPM special publication ; no. 102
Special publication (SEPM (Society for Sedimentary Geology)) ; no. 102.
Note "This book contains a CD/DVD which contains a complete digital copy of this volume, with many color figures substituted for printed black and white versions"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents The sedimentary rock record of Mars : distribution, origins, and global stratigraphy / John P. Grotzinger and Ralph E. Milliken -- An atlas of Mars sedimentary rocks as seen by HIRISE / Ross A. Beyer, Kathryn M. Stack, Jennifer L. Griffes, Ralph E. Milliken, Ken E. Herkenhoff, Shane Byrne, John W. Holt and John P. Grotzinger -- Aqueous alteration in martian meteorites : comparing mineral relations in igneous-rock weathering of martian meteorites and in the sedimentary cycle of Mars / Michael A. Velbel -- Geochemistry of sedimentary processes on Mars / Scott M. Mclennan -- Were aqueous ripples on Mars formed by flowing brines? / Michael P. Lamb, John P. Grotzinger, John B. Southard and Nicholas J. Tosca -- Source-to-sink : an Earth/Mars comparison of boundary conditions for Eolian dune systems / Gary Kocurek and Ryan C. Ewing -- Duststones on Mars : source, transport, deposition, and erosion / Nathan T. Bridges and Daniel R. Muhs -- Focusing the search for biosignatures on Mars : facies prediction with an example from Acidalia Planitia / Dorothy Z. Oehler and Carlton C. Allen -- Stratigraphic architecture of bedrock reference section, Victoria Crater, Meridiani Planum, Mars / Lauren A. Edgar, John P. Grotzinger, Alex G. Hayes, David M. Rubin, Steve W. Squyres, James F. Bell and Ken E. Herkenhoff -- Potential recognition of accretionary lapilli in distal impact deposits on Mars : a facies analog provided by the Sudbury impact deposit / Philip Fralick, John Grotzinger and Lauren Edgar -- Early diagenesis by modern acid brines in Western Australia and implications for the history of sedimentary modification on Mars / Brenda B. Bowen, Kathleen C. Benison and Stacy Story -- Characteristics of terrestrial ferric oxide concretions and implications for Mars / Marjorie A. Chan, Sally L. Potter, Brenda B. Bowen, W.T. Parry, Laura M. Barge, Winston Seiler, Erich U. Petersen and John R. Bowman.
Note "An online open access version [will be available] at at a six-month post-publication date"--T.p. verso.
Subject Mars (Planet) -- Geology.
Mars (Planet) -- Geology -- Earth analogs.
Sedimentation and deposition.
Related Names Grotzinger, John P. Editor.
Milliken, Ralph E. (Ralph Edward) Editor.
SEPM (Society for Sedimentary Geology)
ISBN 9781565763128
9781565763135 (CD/DVD)
1565763130 (CD/DVD)
OCLC number 809610756