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By H. Okada,N. -J. Mateer

This booklet provides a synthesis of the crucial environmental features of the Cretaceous in East and South Asia. The study was once comprehensive below IGCP venture 350, which offers with the organic, climatological and actual environments of this zone throughout the Cretaceous.
This synthesis discusses elements of stratigraphy, sedimentology, paleontology, geochemistry, tectonics, petrology, mineralogy, and geophysics. The examine effects are summarised by means of kingdom, and comprise a long way East Russia, Mongolia, jap China, Korea, Japan, Philippines, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Thailand, and India. even supposing those international locations don't surround the whole zone, this assurance presents a good point of view of the evolution of the sector throughout the Cretaceous.
The documents integrated during this ebook current a wealth of marine and nonmarine information on weather, biotic variety, stream and chemistry of the sea in addition to basic plume tectonism. The latter looks to have triggered a lot of the environmental swap during this vast area, together with either an improved greenhouse influence and excessive sea degrees.

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