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An historical sketch of the Lake Superior region to Cambrian time

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Published by University Press of Chicago in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geology, Stratigraphic -- Cambrian.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesJournal of geology.
    Statementby C.R. Van Hise.
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 62307.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationp. [113]-128
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17785750M
    ISBN 100665623070

    "The Once and Future Great Lakes Country"details the historical and the current, the negative and the beneficial aspects of our dependence and use of nature. Perhaps the best part of the book is the final chapter "Restoration"which provides perspective and direction to the many efforts to protect and preserve natural areas, revitalize wildlife. A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text. Learn more DOI: Chapter The Cambrian Craton. arch is an extension of the Canadian Shield and consists of a long belt of Cryptozoic rock extending from Lake Superior to Arizona. Cambrian sandstone lap unconformably against the margins of the transcontinental arch but are entirely missing on the arch itself, indicting that the arch stood high above the. The iron-producing area of the country may be divided, with regard to natural geographic, historic and trade considerations, into four districts: (1) the Lake Superior district, embracing the states of Minnesota, Michigan and Wisconsin; (2) the southern district, embracing the triangle tipped by Texas, Maryland and Georgia; (3) the northern.


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Historical sketch of the Lake Superior region to Cambrian time. Chicago: University Press of Chicago, [?] (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Charles Richard Van Hise.

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