(Article of periodic en Allemand - 1987)

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Ergebnisse geomorphologischer und palynologischer Untersuchungen zum Spätglazial und Frühholozän in den Cuillin Hills auf der Insel Skye (Schottland) (Résultats des études géomorphologiques et palynologiques du Tardiglaciaire et de l'Holocène inférieur dans les Cuillin Hills, Ile de Skye, Ecosse)

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In the course of my survey glaciofluvial forms (terraces, esker hummocks, embankment-like esker ridges and kames) were, for first time, identified and described by means of extensive excavation of the sediments of hummock-shaped features. The intention was to re-examine the validity of the commonly used term " hummocky moraines " as used by SISSONS (1967), according to genetic criteria and the inner structure of these forms. - (l'A)


Article of periodic

published at : Eiszeitalter und Gegenwart

Editor :

Millesime : 1987, vol. 37 [pp. 119-136]

Bibliographic references : 52 réf.



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