structure of the window of Bobbio, northern Apennines, Italy by Julius Albert den Haan

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  • Italy,
  • Bobbio Region.


  • Geology, Structural -- Italy -- Bobbio Region.

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Statementdoor Julius Albert den Haan.
SeriesGeologica Ultraiectina ;, no. 23
LC ClassificationsQE1 .G1342 no. 23, QE601 .G1342 no. 23
The Physical Object
Pagination116 p. :
Number of Pages116
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3854734M
LC Control Number81173810

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Field work in the tectonic window of Bobbio has demonstrated the following tectonic units: Tuscan unit, the lowermost unit in the window. It is composed of a turbiditic sequence of Oligocene or Early Miocene age, folded into a large recumbent syncline with a gently NE-dipping NE Author: J.A.

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