Topics in Geobiology

Organic Geochemistry

Principles and Applications

Editors: Engel, Michael, Macko, Stephen A. (Eds.)

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As this is the first general textbook for the field published in over twenty years, the editors have taken great care to make sure coverage is comprehensive. Diagenesis of organic matter, kerogens, exploration for fossil fuels, and many other subjects are discussed in detail to provide faculty and students with a thorough introduction to organic geochemistry.

Table of contents (40 chapters)

Table of contents (40 chapters)
  • Biogeochemical Cycles

    Summons, Roger E.

    Pages 3-21

  • A Review of Macromolecular Organic Compounds That Comprise Living Organisms and Their Role in Kerogen, Coal, and Petroleum Formation

    Leeuw, J. W. (et al.)

    Pages 23-72

  • Isotope Fractionation during Primary Production

    Fogel, Marilyn L. (et al.)

    Pages 73-98

  • Early Diagenesis of Organic Matter: The Dynamics (Rates) of Cycling of Organic Compounds

    Henrichs, Susan M.

    Pages 101-117

  • The Early Diagenesis of Organic Matter: Bacterial Activity

    Deming, Jody W. (et al.)

    Pages 119-144

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Organic Geochemistry
Book Subtitle
Principles and Applications
Editors
  • Michael Engel
  • Stephen A. Macko
Series Title
Topics in Geobiology
Series Volume
11
Copyright
1993
Publisher
Springer US
Copyright Holder
Plenum Press, New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4615-2890-6
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4615-2890-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-306-44378-7
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4613-6252-4
Series ISSN
0275-0120
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXIII, 861
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