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Growth rhythms and the history of the Earth's rotation. Edited by G.D. Rosenberg and S.K. Runcorn.

; Rosenberg, Gary D., editor ; Runcorn, S. K., editor
London, New York, Wiley [1975] .
ISBN 0471736163, 9780471736165

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
QB 633 .I57 1974 Off-site
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
QB633 .I57 Off-site
Other Authors Rosenberg, Gary D.,
Runcorn, S. K.,
Subjects Aarde (planeet)
Biological rhythms -- Congresses.
Biologie -- Périodicité
Earth (Planet) -- Rotation.
Terre -- Rotation.
Description xvi, 559 pages illustrations 24 cm
Copyright Date [1975]
Notes "A Wiley-Interscience publication."
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents A comment on terminology : the increment and the series / G.D .Rosenberg -- Growth increments in fossil and modern bivalves / W.B.N. Berry and R.M. Barker -- Carboniferous coral geochronometers / G.A.L. Johnson and J.R. Nudds -- Measured periodicities of the Biwabik (Precambrian) stromatolites and their geophysical significance / R.E. Mohr -- Facies and laminations in the Lower Proterozoic Transvaal Dolomite, South Africa / J.F. Truswell and K.A. Eriksson -- The effects of gravity and the earth's rotation on the growth of wood / G.T. Creber -- Sedimentary behaviour and skeletal textures available in growth cycle analysis / H. Termier and G. Termier -- Periodic growth and biological rhythms in experimentally grown bivalves / G.R. Clark II -- Growth and micromorphology of two bivalves exhibiting non-daily growth lines / J.W. Evans -- The chronometric reliability of contemporary corals / R.W. Buddemeier and R.A. Kinzie III -- Biological clocks and shell growth in bivalves / I. Thompson -- Latitudinal variation in shell growth patterns of bivalve molluscs : implications and problems / C.A. Hall Jr. -- Time, tide and the cockle / M.A. Whyte -- A technique for the extraction of environmental and geophysical information from growth records in invertebrates and stromatolites / J. Dolman -- Approaches to chemical periodicities in molluscs and stromatolites / G.D. Rosenberg and C.B. Jones -- The seasonal perspective of marine-orientated prehistoric hunter-gatherers / P.J.F. Coutts -- Palaeontological clocks and the history of the earth's rotation / G. Pannella -- Palaeontological and astronomical observations on the rotational history of the earth and moon (plenary lecture) / S.K. Runcorn -- On a tentative correlation between changes in the geomagnetic polarity bias and reversal frequency and the earth's rotation through Phanerozoic time (plenary lecture) / K.M. Creer -- Tides and the rotation of the earth / R.G. Hipkin -- The earth's interior and the earth's rotation (plenary lecture) / J.A. Jacobs and K.D. Aldridge -- Gravity and the earth's rotation (plenary lecture) / P.S. Wesson -- Palaeontology and the dynamic history of the sun-earth-moon system / D.H. Weinstein and J. Keeney -- Astronomical evidence of change in the rate of the earth's rotation and continental motion / E. Proverbio and A. Poma -- Geological processes and the earth's rotation in the past (plenary lecture) / D.H. Tarling -- Climate, the earth's rotation and solar variations / J. Gribbin -- The detection of recent changes in the earth's rotation / N.P.J. O'Hora -- Changes in the earth's rotation from astronomical observations / L.V. Morrison -- The accelerations of the earth and moon from early astronomical observations (plenary lecture) / P.M. Muller and F.R. Stephenson.
Geographic Area Earth
Network Numbers (OCoLC)1046063
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