Geology of the Cortez quadrangle, Nevada by James Gilluly

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Statementby James Gilluly and Harold Masursky. With a section on Gravity and aeromagnetic surveys, by Don R. Mabey
ContributionsMasursky, Harold, 1922- joint author, Nevada Bureau of Mines
LC ClassificationsQE75 .B9 no. 1175
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Paginationv, 117 p.
Number of Pages117
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Open LibraryOL24835170M
LC Control Number65000373

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Physiographically. USGS Bulletin Geology of the Cortez quadrangle, Nevada. By James Gilluly and Harold Masursky. The area includes a thick section of Paleozoic and Tertiary rocks, a window of the Roberts thrust, and a bonanza silver camp.

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Ralph J. Roberts (right) Ralph Jackson Roberts (–) was an American geologist and research scientist with the USGS. He is credited with the discovery of the Carlin and Battle Mountain Gold Belts, which make up the richest gold-mining region in Nevada as well as the United States.

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