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William Henry Twenhofel

(1875—1957)


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(1875–1957)

An American geologist, Twenhofel was a professor at the University of Wisconsin. He made studies of American Palaeozoic sediments, but is best known for his work on the processes of sedimentation, described in his book Treatise on Sedimentation (1926, 1932).

Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography.


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