The Archaean: Geological and Geochemical Windows into the Early Earth

Determinations of the age of the Earth as 4.54 ± 0.05 billion years (Ga) leave large part of its earliest history unknown. Isotopic and geochemical signatures in rocks as old as ~4.0 Ga indicate an evolutionary trend from mafic-ultramafic crust to tonalite-trondhjemite-granodiorite (TTG)-dominated m...

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Main Author: Glikson, Andrew Y.
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: Electronic
Language: English
Published: Cham : Springer International Publishing : 2014.
Series: Modern Approaches in Solid Earth Sciences, 9
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