geology of Portuguese Timor. by Michael Geoffrey Audley-Charles

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  • Geology -- Timor, Portuguese

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Bibliography: p. 72-75.

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SeriesMemoirs of the Geological Society of London, no. 4, Memoir (Geological Society of London) ;, no. 4.
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LC ClassificationsQE349.T5 A9
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Paginationviii, 75 p.
Number of Pages75
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Open LibraryOL5723317M
LC Control Number70434324

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The oldest dated rocks in eastern Timor are of Lower Permian age, the metamorphic rocks of uncertain age being interpreted as probably pre-Permian. With the exception of two important breaks and a number of minor but widespread unconformities (affecting all eastern Timor) from Permian times onwards the stratigraphical record is fairly continuous to the Holocene.

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4)Author: Michael Geoffrey Audley-Charles. East Timor. The day after Kissinger left Djakarta inthe Armed Forces of Indonesia employed American weapons to invade and subjugate the independent former Portuguese colony of East Timor.

Isaacson gives a figure ofdeaths resulting from the occupation, or one-seventh of the population, and there geology of Portuguese Timor. book good judges who put this. Geology & Geophysical Data of Onshore Timor Leste Area 6 LIST OF REPORTS No.

Serial No. Title Description 1. 1E Die Oil Prospekte in Portugesisch Timor by DR. Loezy von Loez, (The Oil Prospect in Portuguese Timor) Dutch, 15 pgs. 1G Area Report Of The Gravity Survey InFile Size: KB. Portuguese Timor (Portuguese: Timor Português) refers to East Timor during the historic period when it was a Portuguese colony that existed between and During most of this period, Portugal shared the island of Timor with the Dutch East l: Lifau (–69), Dili (–).

The geology of Timor-Leste has been a major focus of the research into the geology of SE Asia carried out by the SE Asia Research Group at University College, London, the group headed by Professor Audley-Charles since the mid ’s.

His maps remain the main source of geological information relating to the island of Size: 3MB. Timor is an island at the southern end of Maritime Southeast Asia, north of the Timor island is divided between the sovereign states of East Timor on the eastern part and Indonesia on the western part.

The Indonesian part, also known as West Timor, constitutes part of the province of East Nusa West Timor lies an exclave of East Timor called Oecusse on: South East Asia. The Miocene collision of the Australian northwest shelf with Timor (Mory, ) resulted in reactivation of the Mesozoic fault systems and development of a further fault system caused by transpressional movements.

The later faults are sub-parallel to the Timor Trough, which is an expression of the collision of Australia and Timor. Geology of the Aileu Formation. Literature Berry, R.F., Grady, A.E., Deformation and metamorphism of the Aileu Formation, north coast, East Timor, The Portuguese first settled on Timor inand the Spanish arrived in The Dutch took possession of the western portion of the island in The British governed the island in – The Dutch and the Portuguese fought for supremacy over Timor, and Portuguese sovereignty over the island’s eastern half was settled by treaties in.

East Timor is one of nearly countries illustrated on our Blue Ocean Laminated Map of the World. This map shows a combination of political and physical features. It includes country boundaries, major cities, major mountains in geology of Portuguese Timor.

book relief, ocean depth in blue color gradient, along with many other features. Portuguese Timor is Number 80 in a series of more than studies produced by the section, most of which were published after the conclusion of the Paris Peace Conference.

East Timor, occupying the eastern part of the island of Timor, came under Portuguese control in the 16th century and was important in the spice trade.

M.G. Audley-Charles’ famous memoir, The Geology of Portuguese Timor, is the primary source of basic geological and structural data for East Timor but field work and studies by a large number of faculty and graduate students at the University.

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History. Timorese Portuguese is a legacy of Portuguese rule of Timor-Leste (called Portuguese Timor) from the 16th had its first contact during the Portuguese discoveries of the East, but it was largely exposed to Portuguese Timor in the 18th century after its division from the rest of the island by the Netherlands.

However, Tetum remained the main lingua franca of Timor Glottolog: None. Geology Timor-Leste takes half of the Timor Island, which is regarded as part of Outer Banda Arc islands.

This arc is non-volcanic arc, except Atauro island the Miocene-Pliocene volcanic island. Timor, based on published tectonic models, is believed to be formed by a complex.

Volume 17 consists of the present book and two accompanying atlas sheets comprising geological and mineral occurrences maps of Timor-Leste on the scaleThe book contains an overview of background data and economic outlook for Timor-Leste, geology and tectonic setting, mineral and hydrocarbon resources and theirFile Size: 8MB.

The Crossing covers a crucial time in East Timors history. This island nation, situated between Indonesia and Australia, was a Portuguese colony for four centuries, enjoyed a brief period of independence following Portugals Carnation Revolution in the mids, but was then invaded by Indonesia and endured more than two decades of violent occupation by that country before /5.

Portuguese Timor was the name of East Timor when it was under Portuguese control. During most of this period, Portugal shared the island of Timor with the Dutch East Indies. The first Europeans to arrive in the region were Portuguese in Dominican friars established a presence on the island inand the territory was declared a Portuguese colony in Capital: Lifau (), Dili ().

The first book about the traditional music of Timor-Leste will appeal to those interested in the traditional culture of Timor, particularly its music, and the visual splendor of the country.

The book, the culmination of ten years research, features visually-rich pages in full color, with 20 reproductions of contemporary paintings by selected. The official Timor-Leste government website, News. Tue. 22 of March ofh. Last Friday, the Secretary of State for Natural Resources, Alfredo Pires, met with 10 finalists with SERN supported scholarships in the Geology area who attended the course in Portugal, and talked about the theme that each one is going to present as final work.

Portuguese Timor Timor is the easternmost of the string of islands arching eastwards from Java to the Banda Sea which are known collectively as the Lesser Sundas (Indonesian: Nusa Tenggara).

The entire island is about miles long with an average width of 60 miles. Portuguese Timor consists of the east.

Trove: Find and get Australian resources. Books, images, historic newspapers, maps, archives and more. East Timor is surrounded by a flat plain that rises abruptly into the foothills of the rugged mountains that run through its heart.

The loftiest peaks are found in the Ramelau Range, where the country's highest point, Foho Tatamailau, is located at 9, ft. (2, m).Author: John Moen. The Democratic Republic of East Timor or Timor Leste is a country in Southeast is on the eastern side of the island of also includes the smaller islands of Atauro and Jaco Island, and a small area, named Oecusse, inside the west side of e is an exclave, which means it is separated from the main part of the country by part of another l and largest city: Dili, 8°33′S °34′E.

Portuguese Translation of “Timor” | The official Collins English-Portuguese Dictionary online. OverPortuguese translations of English words and phrases. Explore Timor-Leste holidays and discover the best time and places to visit.

| With hardly-touched 'best-in-the-world' reefs to dive, dugongs to spot, mountains to climb, and ancient traditions that have survived the ravages of war, Asia’s newest country offers some of the world’s last great off-the-beaten-track adventures.

In fact, the largest Portuguese-speaking community in Asia is to be found not in former Portuguese colonies like Timor-Leste, Goa or Macau, but in Japan, home toBrazilians, accounting for. Geology of 2, × 1,; MB Hydrogeology of Timor-Leste, Potential aquifer 2, × 1,; KB National Map of Fe & Zn deficiency TL Apng 3, × 2,; MB.

Portuguese Timor was the name of East Timor when it was under Portuguese control. During this period, Portugal shared the island of Timor with the Netherlands East Indies, and later with Indonesia. The first Europeans to arrive in the region were Portuguese in [1] Dominican friars established a presence on the island inand the territory was declared a.

A lot of papers dedicated to the geology of East Timor and its adjacent areas highlighted the Banda outer arc geodynamic model, such as: Gageonnet. The map on the bottom of this page is a terrain relief image of the world with the boundaries of major countries shown as white lines.

It includes the names of the world's oceans and the names of major bays, gulfs and seas. Lowest elevations are shown as a dark green color with a gradient from green to dark brown to gray as elevation increases. Topographic map of Timor Leste (Portuguese Timor) showing Dutch-Portuguese boundary, boundary of circumscricao, river, streams, roads, trails, capital of the colony, posto civil, villages, peaks and anchorage.

WBO Student Loading. GEOLOGIA DO TIMOR Para conhecer mais profundo sobre a geologia do Timor, podemos dividir em nove secções: 1. Introdução 2. Origem do Timor 3. Geologia do Timor: Recursos do Petróleo 4.

Actividades Geotérmicos 5. Modelos Rochas Em Timor Leste 6. Geologia do Timor: Recursos Minerais 7. Recursos Geológicas de cada Distrito em Timor. A virtual guide to Timor-Leste, also known as East Timor. The relative new nation is situated in the eastern half of the island of Timor, at the eastern 'end' of the Lesser Sunda Islands, north of the Timor Sea and country is bordered by Indonesia in west and the Savu Sea in north.

The country occupies an area of 14, km², including the islands of Pulau Acrobat and. UvA-BC - Siboga - inheemse bewoners van Timor samen met het echtpaar Weber en een ander lid van de expeditie in een bos aan de oostkant van het 2, × 1,; MB Vendedores chinêses a 1, × ; KBCapital: Dili. The purpose of this book is to provide students with an overview the world's newest nation-East Timor.

The narrative begins with a section on pre-colonial Timor and continues through the Portuguese era. It covers the year period when Indonesia governed the entire island of Timor.

After a varied and violent past, on September   Abstract. Mangrove forests occupy a relatively small area (1, ha) of the coastal zone of Timor-Leste, being composed of fringing stands of relatively few species (a total of 19 true mangrove species) inhabiting sand-dominated deposits in small lagoons along the south coast and sheltered embayments along the north by: 3.A lot of papers dedicated to the geology of East Timor and its adjacent areas highlighted the Banda outer arc geodynamic model, such as: Gageonnet Author: Tim Charlton.

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