1. Deep Sea Drilling Project Leg 62, North Central Pacific Ocean: Introduction, Cruise Narrative, Principal Results, and Explanatory Notes

Abstract

The Pacific is the world's largest ocean. Although the oldest recovered oceanic basement is probably only of Jurassic age (or perhaps somewhat older; Fig. 1; Fischer et al., 1970), the Pacific's geologic history can be traced to the Paleozoic and early Mesozoic Panthalassa, but traces of its early pre-Jurassic history must now be sought along the remains of… (More)

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