This overview of the geology, tectonics and mineral resources of Africa presents facets of Archean to Quaternary geology, including aspects of plate tectonics, evolution and geological history of the Earth's oldest continent. Assembled data on igneous and metamorphic petrology, geochemistry, structures and tectonics, stratigraphy, historical geology, geomorphology, geophysics, mineral deposits and petroleum geology should make this a useful reference for students and researchers in the named fields.
Series: Lecture Notes in Earth Sciences
Number Of Pages: 722
Publisher: Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg Gmbh & Co. Kg
Country of Publication: DE
Dimensions (cm): 23.39 x 15.6 x 3.79
Weight (kg): 1.03