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By David A. Budd, Arthur H. Salle, Paul M. Harris

Trying to find insights and techniques helpful for predicting and determining subaerial publicity surfaces and linked porosity? This memoir addresses 4 significant issues: Detection of unconformities; amendment of porosity in the course of publicity; renovation of porosity in the course of burial; and impression of unconformities on next depositional and diagenetic styles.

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