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Wilson, J. Tuzo (John Tuzo) 1908-1993

Overview
Works: 134 works in 298 publications in 3 languages and 4,662 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  History  Speeches  Nonfiction radio programs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Speaker, Organizer of meeting, Honoree, Other, Director
Classifications: QE511.5, 551
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Continents adrift : readings from Scientific American by J. Tuzo Wilson( Book )

12 editions published between 1952 and 1973 in English and held by 986 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continents adrift and continents aground : readings from Scientific American by J. Tuzo Wilson( Book )

15 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Physics and geology by J. A Jacobs( Book )

28 editions published between 1959 and 1974 in English and held by 674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I.G.Y., the year of the new moons by J. Tuzo Wilson( Book )

12 editions published between 1951 and 1967 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One Chinese moon by J. Tuzo Wilson( Book )

24 editions published between 1959 and 1960 in English and Undetermined and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lively account of a journey across China in 1958, by a Canadian professor, President of the International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics
Unglazed China by J. Tuzo Wilson( Book )

5 editions published in 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The continental crust and its mineral deposits : the proceedings of a symposium held in honour of J. Tuzo Wilson, held at Toronto, May 1979( Book )

6 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The earth as a planet by Gerard P Kuiper( Book )

1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume of the Solar system series is intended to cover those aspects of geophysics, geochemistry, and atmospheric physics as pertain to the earth as a whole and which are able to assist and guide the studies of other planets
Continents adrift by Scientific American( Book )

13 editions published between 1948 and 1972 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deriva continental y tectónica de placas by J. Tuzo Wilson( Book )

9 editions published between 1974 and 1981 in Spanish and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report of the Commission of Inquiry on Aluminum Wiring by Ontario( Book )

in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Evolving earth by Peter J Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ozeane und Kontinente : ihre Herkunft, ihre Geschichte und Struktur( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in German and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A resumé of the geology of islands in the main ocean basins by J. Tuzo Wilson( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continental drift by J. Tuzo Wilson( Book )

4 editions published between 1963 and 1973 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1912 Alfred Wegener proposed that the continents had oiginated in the breakup of one supercontinent. His idea has not been widely accepted, but new evidence suggests that the principle is correct."
Physics and geology [by] J.A. Jacobs, R.D. Russell [and] J. Tuzo Wilson by J. A Jacobs( Book )

2 editions published between 1959 and 1974 in Undetermined and English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Global tectonics and sea-floor spreading : based on the Symposium on Global Tectonics and Sea-Floor Spreading, Tokyo, 1970 by Symposium on Global Tectonics and Sea-Floor Spreading( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Global tectonics and sea-floor spreading( Book )

2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In quest of the North West Passage by Leslie H Neatby( Book )

2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An account of the historyof exploration for the North West Passage and of the men who conducted the search, including Frobisher, Davis, Hudson, Button, Bylot, Baffin, Franklin, Parry, Ross and Simpson. Includes maps, drawings and references
[Limits of science] by J. Tuzo Wilson( Recording )

6 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First lecture, titled "In the Eye of a Revolution," John Wilson tells how he developed the concept of continental drift
 
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Alternative Names
J. Tuzo Wilson

John Tuzo Wilson Canadian geologist

John Tuzo Wilson geólogo canadiense

John Tuzo Wilson geologo e geofisico canadese

John Tuzo Wilson kanadischer Geologe, Geophysiker und Gletscherforscher, Pionier der Plattentektonik

Tuzo Wilson

Tuzo Wilson Canadees geoloog (1908-1993)

Tuzo Wilson, John 1908-

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Wilson, J. Tuzo (John Tuzo), 1908-

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Wilson, Tuzo 1908-1993

Τζων Τούζο Γουίλσον

Джон Тузо Вильсон канадский геолог и геофизик

Џон Тузо Вилсон

ג'ון וילסון

جان توزو ویلسون

جون توزو ويلسون

जॉन टूज़ो विल्सन

ツゾー・ウィルソン

ツゾー・ウィルソン カナダの地質学者

约翰·图佐·威尔逊

Languages
English (166)

Spanish (9)

German (2)