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ContributionsColeman, M., Curtis, C., Turner, G.
LC ClassificationsQE 571 Q36 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination186 p.
Number of Pages186
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22046222M
ISBN 100198548311

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Book review Full text access Quantifying sedimentary geochemical processes: Royal society discussion meeting: Edited by M.L. Coleman, C.D. Curtis and G. Turner Clarendon Press, Oxford; ; pp. ISBN Price £ Book review Full text access Quantifying sedimentary geochemical processes: edited by M. L. Coleman, C. D. Curtis, and G. Turner. Oxford University Press. , viii + . Geochemical and isotopic approaches to constraining provenance of sedimentary rocks complement the information inferred from petrography. Geochemical approaches have several advantages, including applicability to both matrix-rich sandstones and shales and ability to constrain provenance age and geochemical history. In Earth science, a geochemical cycle is the pathway that chemical elements take in the surface and crust of the Earth. The term "geochemical" tells us that geological and chemical factors are all migration of heated and compressed chemical elements and compounds such as silicon, aluminium, and general alkali metals through the means of subduction and volcanism is known in the.

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