Stratigraphy: A Modern Synthesis

  • Andrew D.┬áMiall

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
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  10. Back Matter
    Pages 435-454

About this book


This book incorporates updated material on sequence stratigraphy, reflection-seismic methods, chronostratigraphy, and new concepts regarding the representation of time in the sedimentary record. It also includes a summary history of the development of ideas, concepts and methods leading to the modern stratigraphic synthesis, and features a comprehensive stratigraphic-sedimentologic database. Lastly, facies analysis and facies models are described in detail.       


Basin Analysis Chronostratigraphy Sedimentology Sequence Stratigraphy Stratigraphy

Authors and affiliations

  • Andrew D.┬áMiall
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  1. 1.GeologyUniversity of TorontoTORONTOCanada

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