skip to primary navigation skip to content
 

 

You are not currently logged in

SPRI library catalogue

View a record

Please note: You are viewing the legacy database of the Scott Polar Research Institute Library catalogue. It is no longer being updated, so does not reliably reflect our current library holdings.

Please search for material in iDiscover for up-to-date information about the library collection.


Record #177174:

The role of Antarctica in the development of plate tectonic theories: from Scott to the present / M.R.A. Thomson, Alan P.M. Vaughan.

Title: The role of Antarctica in the development of plate tectonic theories: from Scott to the present / M.R.A. Thomson, Alan P.M. Vaughan.
Author(s): Thomson, M. R. A.
Vaughan, Alan P. M.
Date: 2005.
Abstract: Overview of geological research in and around Antarctica since Scott's 1901-04 Discovery expedition. Includes role of 1957-58 International Geophysical Year in promoting geological research; Antarctica and Gondwana; new insights into plate tectonics, microplate mobility and continental break-up, Rodinia and snowball earth, Gondwana break-up and supermagmatic episodes, and possible directions of future research.
Notes:

Offprint: Archives of Natural History. Vol. 32(2) :362-393.

In special issue A century of Discovery : Antarctic exploration and the Southern Ocean.

Keywords: 5(091) -- History of science.
551.1/.4 -- Geology.
551.24 -- Geotectonics.
93"19" -- Twentieth century.
.000(410) -- British author.
A -- Geophysical sciences (general).
(*7) -- Antarctic regions.
(217.5) -- Gondwana.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SHF: (*7) : 5(091)
SPRI record no.: 177174

MARCXML

LDR 01540nam#a2200000#a#4500
001 SPRI-177174
005 20221004154815.0
007 ta
008 221004s2005####xx#ab#|##|###|0||#0|eng#d
035 ## ‡aSPRI-177174
040 ## ‡aUkCU-P‡beng‡eaacr
100 1# ‡aThomson, M. R. A.
245 14 ‡aThe role of Antarctica in the development of plate tectonic theories :‡bfrom Scott to the present /‡cM.R.A. Thomson, Alan P.M. Vaughan.
260 ## ‡a[S.l.] :‡b[s.n.],‡c2005.
300 ## ‡ap. 362-393 :‡bill., diags., tables, maps.
500 ## ‡aOffprint: Archives of Natural History. Vol. 32(2) :362-393.
500 ## ‡aIn special issue A century of Discovery : Antarctic exploration and the Southern Ocean.
520 3# ‡aOverview of geological research in and around Antarctica since Scott's 1901-04 Discovery expedition. Includes role of 1957-58 International Geophysical Year in promoting geological research; Antarctica and Gondwana; new insights into plate tectonics, microplate mobility and continental break-up, Rodinia and snowball earth, Gondwana break-up and supermagmatic episodes, and possible directions of future research.
650 07 ‡a5(091) -- History of science.‡2udc
650 07 ‡a551.1/.4 -- Geology.‡2udc
650 07 ‡a551.24 -- Geotectonics.‡2udc
650 07 ‡a93"19" -- Twentieth century.‡2udc
650 07 ‡a.000(410) -- British author.‡2udc
650 07 ‡aA -- Geophysical sciences (general).‡2local
651 #7 ‡a(*7) -- Antarctic regions.‡2udc
651 #7 ‡a(217.5) -- Gondwana.‡2udc
700 1# ‡aVaughan, Alan P. M.
852 7# ‡2camdept‡bSCO‡cSPRI-SHF‡h(*7) : 5(091)‡9Create 1 item record‡0Migrate
916 ## ‡aHS
917 ## ‡aUnenhanced record from Muscat, imported 2019
948 3# ‡a20221004 ‡bHS