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Origin and Evolution of the Cape Mountains and Karoo Basin

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    Chapter 1 Deep Borehole Lithostratigraphy and Basin Structure of the Southern Karoo Basin Re-Visited
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    Chapter 2 Seismic Imaging of Dolerite Sills in the Karoo Basin, with Implications for Shale Gas Potential
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    Chapter 3 Ambient Noise Tomography (Passive Seismic) to Image the Cape-Karoo Transition Near Jansenville, Eastern Cape
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    Chapter 4 New Structural Data and U/Pb Dates from the Gamtoos Complex and Lowermost Cape Supergroup of the Eastern Cape Fold Belt, in Support of a Southward Paleo-Subduction Polarity
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    Chapter 5 An Overview of Cape Fold Belt Geochronology: Implications for Sediment Provenance and the Timing of Orogenesis
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    Chapter 6 New Evidence for the Correlation of Basalts of the Suurberg Group with the Upper Part of the Karoo Basalt Sequence of Lesotho
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    Chapter 7 High-Resolution Petrographical and Chemical Scanning of Karoo Sedimentary Rocks Near Dolerite Sill Contacts Reveals Metamorphic Effects on Shale Porosity
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    Chapter 8 Contact Metamorphism of Black Shales in the Thermal Aureole of a Dolerite Sill Within the Karoo Basin
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    Chapter 9 Dwyka Eskers Along the Northern Margin of the Main Karoo Basin
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    Chapter 10 Spatiotemporal Sedimentary Facies Variations in the Lower Permian Whitehill Formation, Ecca Group, Karoo Basin
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    Chapter 11 Is the Postglacial History of the Baltic Sea an Appropriate Analogue for the Formation of Black Shales in the Lower Ecca Group (Early Permian) of the Karoo Basin, South Africa?
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    Chapter 12 Geochemistry of the Pronksberg Bentonite of the Upper Elliot Formation (Early Jurassic), Eastern Cape, South Africa
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    Chapter 13 Vertebrate Biostratigraphy of the Witteberg Group and the Devonian-Carboniferous Boundary in South Africa
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    Chapter 14 Advances in Nonmarine Karoo Biostratigraphy: Significance for Understanding Basin Development
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    Chapter 15 A Review of Stratigraphic, Geochemical, and Paleontologic Data of the Terrestrial End-Permian Record in the Karoo Basin, South Africa
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    Chapter 16 Fossil Woods from the Upper Carboniferous to Lower Jurassic Karoo Basin and Their Environmental Interpretation
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    Chapter 17 Organic Carbon Isotope Stratigraphy of the Karoo Supergroup
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    Chapter 18 Correlation and Paleogeographic Reconstruction of the Cape-Karoo Basin Sequences and Their Equivalents Across Central West Gondwana
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Origin and Evolution of the Cape Mountains and Karoo Basin
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Springer International Publishing, January 2016
DOI 10.1007/978-3-319-40859-0
978-3-31-940858-3, 978-3-31-940859-0

Bastien Linol, Maarten J. de Wit

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Country Count As %
Japan 1 2%
South Africa 1 2%
Unknown 55 96%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 12 21%
Student > Master 12 21%
Researcher 9 16%
Other 6 11%
Student > Postgraduate 5 9%
Other 6 11%
Unknown 7 12%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Earth and Planetary Sciences 39 68%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 2 4%
Business, Management and Accounting 1 2%
Environmental Science 1 2%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 1 2%
Other 2 4%
Unknown 11 19%