Lebanon publications

Among my papers on Lebanon are an introduction to the geology of Lebanon, The Geology of Lebanon, which is still the best short summary of what is a very poorly known area. This is currently only available on the web. Similarly, my paper on the Lithostratigraphy of Lebanon, is posted here in pdf format as the original seems impossible to get hold of otherwise.

Other publications on Lebanon are listed on the main geology page but inserted here  as well for completeness.

  • WALLEY, C. D., 1988. A braided strike-slip model for the northern continuation of the Dead Sea Fault and its implications for Levantine tectonics. Tectonophysics, 145, 63-72.
  • WALLEY, C. D., 1998. Some outstanding issues in the geology of Lebanon and their importance in the tectonic evolution of the Levantine region. Tectonophysics, 298, 1-3, 37-62.
  • WALLEY, C. D., 2000. Mesozoic and Cenozoic Paleogeographic Maps of the Lebanon Area. In G. Stampfli, G Borel, W. Cavazza, J. Mosar and P.A. Ziegler, The Paleotectonic Atlas of the Peritethyan Domain: European Geophysical Society CD-ROM.
  • WALLEY, C. D., 2001. The Lebanon passive margin and the evolution of the Levantine Neo-Tethys: In P. A. Ziegler, W. Cavazza, A. H. Robertson and S. D. Crasquin-Soleau (eds.), Peri-Tethyan Rift–wrench basins and passive margins IGCP 369 results. Mémoires du Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle, Paris. Peri-Tethys Mémoire 6.


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