Metamorphism in Collisional Mountain Belts

Mineral assemblages and processes relating to crustal thickening, with examples from Scotland, the Alps, and elsewhere.
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Dalradian metamorphism

Metamorphic rocks types of the Scottish Dalradian (Barrow's and Buchan zones) in outcrop and thin section.

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The Eastern Alps

A short tour of the major rock units of the Eastern Alps, from bottom to top, structurally, followed by sone thin sections of typical rock types from the…

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