Accession Number : AD0644095

Title :   COMPARATIVE TECTONICS OF THE BASE OF THE OLD PLATFORMS AND THE HISTORY OF THEIR FORMATION.

Descriptive Note : Technical translation,

Corporate Author : AERONAUTICAL CHART AND INFORMATION CENTER ST LOUIS MO LINGUISTIC SECTION

Personal Author(s) : Muratov,M. V.

Report Date : NOV 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 74

Abstract : The frameworks of all the continents are the following ten old platforms: Eastern-European, Siberian, Chinese-Korean, South-Chinese, North-American, South American (Brazilian), African, Indian, Australian and Antarctic. The latter five platforms according to recent concepts are fragments of the single southern platform or of the 'old' continent Gondwana.

Descriptors :   (*STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY, STRATIGRAPHY), (*FOLDS(GEOLOGY), STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY), GEOLOGIC AGE DETERMINATION, SEDIMENTARY ROCK, ICE, DEPOSITS, ROCK, CONTINENTAL SHELVES, PACIFIC OCEAN, ATLANTIC OCEAN, MOUNTAINS, SEPARATION

Subject Categories : Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE