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Walther Penck

(1888—1923)


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(1888–1923)

A German geologist, Penck assisted his father Albrecht Penck in his studies of land-forms. Independently, he worked on the structure of mountain regions, especially the Alps, modifying Suess's ideas on continental uplift.

Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.


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