Chapter 6: LEFT-OVERS

THE LEWISIAN AND THE CREATION OF CONTINENTS

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Cape Wrath Bullet Lewisian gneiss Bullet (Acaster) gneiss Bullet Isua Gneiss Bullet earthquakes Bullet mantle convection Bullet plate tectonics Bullet natural diamonds Bullet Scourie metamorphism Bullet Laurentia Bullet Creation of continental crust

The Lewisian Gneiss