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Selected Bibliography of Southern California Geology
Abrahams, A.D., and Parsons, A.J., 1994, Geomorphology of desert environments: London, Chapman & Hall, 674 p.
Abrahams, A.D., Howard, A.D., and Parsons, A.J., 1994, Rock-mantled slopes, in Abrahams, A.D., and Parsons, A.J., eds., Geomorphology of desert environments: London, Chapman and Hall, p. 173-212.
Addicott, W.O., 1972, Provincial middle and late Tertiary molluscan stages, Temblor Range, California, in Stinemeyer, E.H., ed., Symposium on Miocene biostratigraphy of California: Pacific Section, Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists, p. 1-26.
Addicott, W.O., 1976, Neogene molluscan stages of Oregon and Washington, in Fritsche, A.E., Best, H.T., and Wornardt, W.W., eds., The Neogene symposium: Pacific Section, Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists, p. 95-115.
Abbot, P.L., and Smith, T.E., 1978, Trace-element comparison of clasts in Eocene conglomerates, southwestern California and northwestern Mexico: Journal of Geology, v. 86, p. 753-762.
Abbot, P.L., and Smith, T.E., 1989, Sonora, Mexico, source for the Eocene Poway Conglomerate of southern California: Geology, v. 17, p. 329-332. Adegoke, O.S., 1969, Stratigraphy and paleontology of the marine Neogene formations of the Coalinga region, California: University of California, Department of Geological Sciences Bulletin, v. 80, 241 p.
Ague, J.J., and Brimhall, G.H., 1988, Regional variations in bulk chemistry, mineralogy, and the compositions of mafic and accessory minerals in the batholiths of California: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 100, p. 891-911.
Ague, J.J., and Brimhall, G.H., 1988, Magmatic arc asymmetry and distribution of anomalous plutonic belts in the batholiths of California: effects of assimilation, crustal thickness, and depth of crystallization: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 100, p. 912-927.
Ahlbrandt, T.S., and Fryberger, S.G., 1982, Eolian deposits, in Scholle, P.A., and Spearing, D., eds., Sandstone depositional environments: Tulsa, Oklahoma, American Association of Petroleum Geologists Memoir 31, p. 11-47.
Akers, J.P., 1986, Geohydrology and potential for artificial recharge in the western part of the U.S. Marine Corps Base, Twentynine Palms, California, 1982-1983: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report 84-4119, 18 p., scale 1:62,500
Aksoy, Rahmi, Sadler, P.M., and Biehler, Shawn, 1986, Gravity anomalies over sedimentary basins on the Helendale fault trend, in Kooser, M.A. and Reynolds, R.E., editors, Geology around the margins of the eastern San Bernardino Mountains: Redlands, California, Publications of the Inland Geological Society, volume 1, p. 121-128.
Albers, J.P., 1967, Belt of sigmoidal bending and right-lateral faulting in the western Great Basin: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 78, p. 143-156.
Albright, L.B., 1997, Geochronology and vertebrate paleontology of the San Timoteo Badlands, southern California: Riverside, University of California, unpublished Ph.D. thesis, 328 p.
Albright, L.B., 1999, Magnetostratigraphy and biochronology of the San Timoteo Badlands, southern California, with implications for local Pliocene-Pleistocene tectonic and depositional patterns: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 111, p. 1265-1293.
Alf, R.M., 1948, A mylonite belt in the southeastern San Gabriel Mountains, California: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 69, p. 1101-1120.
Alexander, Jeannette, and Weldon, Ray, 1987, Comparison of structural style of the Liebre Mountain and Squaw Peak thrust systems, offset across the San Andreas fault, southern California: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 19, no. 6, p. 353.
Allen, C.R., 1957, San Andreas fault zone in San Gorgonio Pass, southern California: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 68, p. 319-350.
Allen, C.R., 1968, The tectonic environments of seismically active and inactive areas along the San Andreas fault system, in Dickinson, W.R., and Grantz, Arthur, eds., Proceedings of conference on geologic problems of San Andreas fault system: Stanford University Publications in Geological Sciences, v. XI, p. 70-82.
Allen, C.R., 1981, The modern San Andreas fault, in Ernst, W.G., ed., The geotectonic development of California [Rubey Volume I]: Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, Prentice-Hall, Inc., p. 511-534.
Allen, C.R., and Sieh, K.E., 1983, Creep and strain studies in southern California, in Summaries of technical reports, Earthquake Hazards Reduction Program, v. XVII: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 83-918, p. 199-202.
Allen, C.R., St. Amand, P., Richter, C.F., and Nordquist, J.M., 1965, Relationship between seismicity and geologic structure in the southern California region: Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, v. 55, no. 4, p. 753-797.
Anderson, C.L., 1991, Zircon uranium-lead isotopic ages of the Santiago Peak volcanics and spatially related plutons of the Peninsular Ranges batholith, southern California: San Diego, California State University, unpublished M.S. thesis, 111 p.
Anderson, John G., Rockwell, Thomas, and Agnew, Duncan Carr, 1989, Past and possible future earthquakes of significance to the San Diego region: Earthquake Spectra, v. 5, no. 2, p. 299-335.
Anderson, M. L., Jachens, R., and Woolfenden, L., 1999, Structural model of the San Bernardino strike-slip basin, southern California, from regional gravity data: EOS, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, v. 80, no. 46, p. F1002.
Anderson, T.H., Eells, J.H., and Silver, L.T., 1979, Precambrian and Paleozoic rocks of the Caborca region, Sonora, Mexico, in Anderson, T.H., and Roldan-Quintana, J., eds., Geology of northern Sonora: guidebook-field trip #27, 1979, Annual meeting of the Geological Society of America, Institute of Geology , U.N.A.M., Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico and University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, p. 1-22.
Anderson, T.H., and Silver, L.T., 1979, The role of the Mojave-Sonora megashear in the tectonic evolution of northern Sonora, in Anderson, T.H., and Roldan-Quintana, J., eds., Geology of northern Sonora: guidebook-field trip #27, 1979, Annual meeting of the Geological Society of America, Institute of Geology, U.N.A.M., Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico and University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, p. 59-68.
Argus, D.F., Heflin, M.B., Donnellan, A., Webb, F.H., Dong, D., Hurst, K.J., Jefferson, D.C., Lyzenga, G.A., Watkins, M.M., and Zumberge, J.F., 1999, Shortening and thickening of metropolitan Los Angeles measured and inferred by using geodesy: Geology, v. 27, p. 703-706.
Armstrong, R.L., and Suppe, J., 1973, Potassium-argon geochronology of Mesozoic igneous rocks in Nevada, Utah, and southern California: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 84, p. 1375-1392.
Arrowsmith, R., and Rhodes, D.D., 1994, Original forms and initial modifications of the Galway Lake Road scarp formed along the Emerson fault during the 28 June Landers, California, earthquake: Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, v. 84, p. 511-527.
Arthur, M.A., 1974, Stratigraphy and sedimentation of nonmarine strata of the Orocopia Mountains: constraints for late Tertiary slip on the San Andreas fault system in southern California: University of California, Riverside, unpublished M.S. thesis, 200 p.
Atwater, Tanya, 1970, Implications of plate tectonics for the Cenozoic tectonic evolution of western North America: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 81, p. 3513-3536.
Atwater, Tanya, and Molnar, P., 1973, Relative motion of the Pacific and North American plates deduced from sea-floor spreading in the Atlantic, Indian, and South Pacific oceans, in Kovich, R.L., and Nur, A., eds., Proceedings, Conference on Tectonic Problems of the San Andreas Fault System: Stanford University Publications, Geological Sciences, v. 13, p. 136-148.
Axelrod, D.I., 1937, A Pliocene flora from the Mt. Eden beds, southern California: Carnegie Institution of Washington, Publication 576, p. 125-184.
Axelrod, D.I., 1950, Further studies of the Mt. Eden flora, southern California: Carnegie Institution of Washington, Publication 590, p. 73-118.
Axen, G.J., 1995, Extensional segmentation of the main Gulf escarpment, Mexico and United States: Geology, v. 23, p. 515-518.
Axen, G.J., 1998, Implications of late Cenozoic detachment faulting along the northeastern Peninsular Ranges, California and Baja California Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 30, no. 5, p. 4.
Axen, G.J., and Fletcher, J.M., 1998, Late Miocene-Pleistocene detachment faulting, northern Gulf of California, Mexico and Salton Trough, California: International Geology Review, v. 40, p. 217-244.
Axen, G.J., and Fletcher, J.M., 1998, Late Miocene-Pleistocene detachment faulting, northern Gulf of California, Mexico and Salton Trough, California, in Ernst, W.G., and Nelson, C.A., Eds., Integrated earth and environmental evolution of the southwestern United States (Clarence A. Hall, Jr. Volume): Columbia, Maryland, Bellwether Publishing, p. 365-392.
Axen, G.J., Stockley, D.F., Farkey, K.A., and Fletcher, J.M., 1998, Thermochronometric and sedimentologic evidence for late Miocene-Pleistocene detachment faulting during formation of Laguna Salada, Baja California and the Salton Trough, California: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 30, no. 5, p. 4.
Aydin, A., and Page, B.A., 1984, Diverse Pliocene-Quaternary tectonics in a transform environment, San Francisco Bay region, California: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 95, p. 1303-1317.
Aydin, A., and Du, Y., 1995, Surface rupture at a fault bend: the 28 June 1992 Landers, California earthquake: Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, v. 85, p. 111-128.
Aydin, A., Antonellini, R., Christiansen, P., Cooke, M., Cruikshank, K., Du, Y., Pollard, D., Wu, H., and Sarna-Wojcicki, A., 1992, Surface rupture associated with the June 28, 1992 Landers, California, Earthquake along the north-central Emerson fault and its neotectonic significance: EOS, Transactions American Geophysical Union, v. 73, no. 43, p. 381.