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The spectacular monuments and cities of the ancient Near East are testament to an industrial past where large-scale stone procurement remains unequalled.
QuarryScapes: ancient stone quarry landscapes in the Eastern Mediterranean. IntroductionNizar Abu-Jaber, Elizabeth G.
Glacial landforms and Quaternary landscape development in NorwayOla Fredin, Bjørn Bergstrøm, Raymond Eilertsen, Louise Hansen, Oddvar Longva, Atle Nesje, Harald SveianPage(s): 5-26
Forkortet: The Varanger Peninsula is underlain by weakly metamorphosed sedimentary rocks of Late Proterozoic to Early Cambrian age. The rocks occur in two regions: the Tanafjorden-Varangerfjorden Region (TVR) (southwestern half of the penin- sula) and the Barents Sea Region (BSR) (northeastern half), juxtaposed along a complex NW-SE-trending fault zone, The Trollfjorden-Komagelva Fault Zone (TKFZ).
This volume of NGU Special Publication presents some of the ongoing research at the Geological Survey of Norway and shows how geology and geological knowledge influence many areas of society.
A compilation of the present knowledge of the Quaternary geology of Norway. About the landscape development, the glacial history, the record of deposits during the last 300,000 years, and the neotectonics in Norway and adjacent areas
Genesis of magmatic oxide deposits - a view from the Busveld complexGrant CawthornePage(s): 11-21Titanium deposits in Ukraine focused on the Proterozoic anorthosite-hosted massifs.Dmitry Gursky, Sergey
This volume of NGU Special Publication presents some of the ongoing research at the Geological Survey of Norway and shows how geology and geological knowledge influence many areas of society. The global demand for geological resources is on the rise, and knowing where to look for these resources is becoming increasingly more important. In addition, quantifying these resources is vital to ensure present-day as well as future supplies.
Anortosittprovinsen i Rogaland er, som navnet antyder, kjent for sine store forekomster av bergarten anortositt. Området er lite overdekket med løsmasser, slik at berggrunnen er synlig over nesten hele provinsen.