Geological setting of U.S. fossil fuels.

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The USA has a special position in terms of fossil fuel development. Not only is it one of the most important nations in terms of resources of oil, gas and coal, but it has also been by far the dominant producer and consumer. In this thorough review of the regional geological environments in which fossil fuels formed in the USA, the authors point to a variety of models of resource occurrence of global interest.-Authors

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Publication type Article
Publication Subtype Journal Article
Title Geological setting of U.S. fossil fuels.
Series title Episodes
Volume 10
Issue 4
Year Published 1987
Language English
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Larger Work Subtype Journal Article
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First page 308
Last page 313