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2 edition of Great Dyke of Southern Rhodesia. found in the catalog.

Great Dyke of Southern Rhodesia.

B G. Worst

Great Dyke of Southern Rhodesia.

by B G. Worst

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Published by Southern Rhodesia Geological Survey in Salisbury .
Written in English

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Accompanied by packet of 9 maps.

SeriesBulletin -- 47.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13772220M

The Great Dyke of Zimbabwe hosts the world’s second largest reserve of platinum-group elements (PGE). Economic PGE mineralization is restricted to sulfide disseminations mainly in pyroxenites of Author: Thomas Oberthür.   The text is cleaner and the diagrams are excellent. It is a very healthy digest of a great African Regiment. The tracing of the regiment from the First world war up to its disbandment in Great photos and illustrations. It is a good addition for anyone who is collecting or researching the COIN wars of southern Africa/5(8).

Great Dyke • A body intruding nearly the whole N-S length of the Zimbabwe craton • Marks the boundary between the Archaean and Proterozoic in Zimbabwe. • The Great Dyke hosts world-class reserves of platinum group metals and chrome Size: 1MB. The Great Dyke of Zimbabwe hosts the world's second largest reserve of platinum-group elements (PGE). Economic PGE mineralization is restricted to sulfide disseminations mainly in pyroxenites of the P 1 layer, the Main sulfide zone, which is currently under extensive exploration. The producing Ngezi and Mimosa mines are the lowest cash-cost platinum mines in the world.

Mendelsohn, F., Ed. / THE GEOLOGY OF THE NORTHERN RHODESIAN COPPERBELT, London, , cl, pages, - 3 -, $ [dust cover with clear acetate covering to prevent additional tears or chips, book is fine] Southern Rhodesia [Zimbabwe]. Abstract. Separate abstracts were prepared for twenty-eight of the thirty-three papers. The other papers deal with whole-rock Rb- Sr ages of Ontario norite and micropegmatite and the Southern Rhodesia Great Dyke, Sr isotopes in vein type mineral deposits, whole-rock Rb-- Sr studies of volcanics, and accuracy in Sr / sup 87//Sr/sup 86/ measurements.

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Studies of the vegetation of ultramafic soils in Zimbabwe have concentrated on and around the Great Dyke, one of the world’s largest outcrops of ultramafic rocks. This area occurs under a wet-dry tropical climate with annual rainfalls ranging from about to by: 7. Richard Kirchner reviewed Southern Rhodesia — 5 star Novem Half a century ago it was a wonderful country with beautiful scenery, a thriving economy, and with more far sighted vision on the part of its' leaders it could have been one of the most successful countries on the African Continent.

Zimbabwe, officially Republic of Zimbabwe, formerly (–64) Southern Rhodesia, (–79) Rhodesia, or (–80) Zimbabwe Rhodesia, landlocked country of southern shares a mile (kilometre) border on the south with the Republic of South Africa and is bounded on the southwest and west by Botswana, on the north by Zambia, and on the northeast and east by Mozambique.

A region of rich mineral deposits continues from the unique geological formation called the Great Dyke in central Zimbabwe through the Bushveld basin into South Africa.

From here, it extends southwest through the central gold- and diamond-mining regions of South Africa toward the southern coast.

The Great Dyke in the southern Zimbabwe Craton is one of the most remarkable rock formations in the world. A "craton" is a term geologists use to describe Earth's oldest continental regions. These thick and very hard layers of rock are more than 2 billion years old, and form the cores of most of Earth's continents.

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