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Controversy over chronology of Sierran uplift

Chamberlain, C.P. and M.A. Poage. 2000. Reconstructing the paleotopography of mountain belts from the

                        isotopic composition of authigenic minerals. Geology 28: 115-118.

                        On shelf at UCB Earth Sciences Library, call # QE1.G6515

*Dalrymple, G.B. 1963. Potassium-Argon ages of some Cenozoic volcanic rocks of the Sierran Nevada,

                        California.   Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 74: 379-390.

                        On shelf at UCB Earth Sciences Library, call # QE1.G45

                        Dalrymple's related (identical?) dissertation at the UCB Main Library

Huber, N.K. 1981. Amount and timing of Cenozoic uplift and tilt of the central Sierra Nevada, California -

                        Evidence from the upper San Joaquin Rivers.   USGS. Professional Paper 1197. 28 pages.

                        On shelf at UCB Earth Science Library

Small, E.E. and R. S. Anderson. 1995. Geomorphically driven late Cenozoic rock uplift in the Sierra Nevada,

                        California. Science 270: 277-281.

                        Abstract

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*Wernicke, B., R.Clayton, M. Ducea, et al. 1996. Origin of high mountains in the continents: The southern

                        Sierra Nevada.   Science 271: 190-193.

                        Abstract

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Wolfe, J.A., H.E. Schorn, C.E. Forest, and P.Molnar. 1997. Paleobotanical evidence for high altitudes in

                        Nevada during the Miocene. Science 276: 1672-1675.

                        Abstract

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