This book brings together 12 separately authored contributions which deal with a variety of topics related to Archaean crustal evolution. These topics include: Archaean komatiites; Archaean volcanic patterns; greenstones through time; Archaean greenstone-related sedimentary rocks; Archaean syn-rift and stable-shelf sedimentary successions; Archaean grey gneisses and the genesis of continental crust; Archaean granite plutons; Archaean anorthosites; Archaean high grade metamorphism; Archaean and early Proterozoic evolution of the Siberian Craton; Archaean mineralization; and the Archaean atmosphere.
|Place of Publication||Amsterdam; New York|
|Publisher||Elsevier; Developments in Precambrian Geology, 11|
|Number of pages||528|
|Publication status||Published - 1994|