An important overview of Quaternary climates including detailed Pleistocene and Holocene sea-level changes, for researchers and graduate and advanced undergraduate students.The Nazca Plate collides with this continent and descends into the PeruaChile Trench. ... Current rates of seafloor spreading range between 4a6 mm/year for the Antarctic Plate and 100mm/year for the central Pacific Plate (Summerfield, 1991). ... One notable example is the apparent change in Pacific Plate movement around 47a50Ma marked by a sharp inflection (a 60 change in direction) in the Emperoranbsp;...
|Title||:||Quaternary Sea-Level Changes|
|Author||:||Colin V. Murray-Wallace, Colin D. Woodroffe|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 2014-01-30|