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Isostasy and Mountain Ranges

Harry Fielding Reid
Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society
Vol. 50, No. 200 (Jul. - Aug., 1911), pp. 444-451
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/983933
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Notes and References

This item contains 9 references.

[Footnotes]
  • 1
    " Sur la reduction des observations du pendule au niveau de la mer," C. R. de l'Acad. des Sciences, 1880, Vol. 90, pp. 1443-1447.
  • 2
    "Some of the Greater Problems of Physical Geology," Bull. Philos. Soc. of Washington, 1889, Volume XI, pp. 51-64.
  • 3
    " Results of a Trans-Continental Series of Gravity Measures," Bull. Philos. Soc. of Washington, 1895, Volume XIII, pp. 31-76.
  • 4
    "The Norwegian North Polar Expedition of 1893-96," Volume II., Part VIII., Results of the Pendulum Observations, by E. O. Schiotz.
  • 5
    " Hohere Geodesie," Leipzig, 1880.
  • 6
    This reference contains 3 citations:
    • " Bestimmung der Schwerkraft auf dem Atlantischen Ozean," Veröff. des König. Preuss. Geödet. Instit., Neue Folge, No. 11
    • "Bestimmung der Schwerkraft auf dem Indischen und Groszen Ozean," Veröff. des Zentral Bureaus der Internat. Erdmessung, Neue Folge, No. 18
    • " Bestimmung der Schwerkraft auf dem Schwarzen Meere," same, No. 20
  • 7
    This reference contains 5 citations:
    • "The Geodetic Evidence of Isostasy, etc.," Proc. Washington Acad Sci., 1906, Vol. VIII, pp. 25-40
    • "The Earth a Failing Structure," Bull. Philos. Soc., Washington, 1907, Vol. XV., pp. 57-74
    • "The Figure of the Earth and Isostasy," United States Coast and Geodetic Survey, 1909
    • "Sup- plementary Investigation in 1909 on the Figure of the Earth and Isostasy," same, 1910
    • " The Relation of Isostasy to Geodesy, Geophysics and Geology," Science, February 10, 1911
  • 8
    " On the Distribution of Strain in the Earth's Crust resulting from Secular Cooling, with special reference to the Growth of Continents and the Formation of Mountain Chains," Phil. Trans. R. S., 1887, Vol. 178(A), pp. 231-242.
  • 9
    " Problems connected with the Tides of a Viscous Spheroid," Phil. Trans. R. S., 1879, Vol. 170, p. 589.