A Geotraverse through the Eastern and Southern ALPS

  1. Charles L. Drake
  1. H. Bögel1 and
  2. H. Closs2

Published Online: 21 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/SP005p0035

Geodynamics: Progress and Prospects

Geodynamics: Progress and Prospects

How to Cite

Bögel, H. and Closs, H. (1976) A Geotraverse through the Eastern and Southern ALPS, in Geodynamics: Progress and Prospects (ed C. L. Drake), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/SP005p0035

Author Information

  1. 1

    Institut für Geologie der Technischen Universität, 8 München 2, Germany Fed. Rep.

  2. 2

    Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe, 3 Hannover 51, Germany Fed. Rep.

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1976

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875902036

Online ISBN: 9781118664902



  • Eastern and Southern Alps;
  • Geophysical data and tectonic models;
  • Helvetic nappe and Rheno Danubian Flysch;
  • Mechanism of nappe movements;
  • Metamorphism and age determinations;
  • Penninic nappes


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Palinspastic Sections (Figure 2)

  • Additional Observations and Conclusions