“Elevation and Subsidence”


MR. YOUNG appears to think that I hold the view that rocky matter will melt at a lower temperature when under greater pressure. I did not intend, in my letter of August 24th, to express such an opinion as my own, but only to say that this was not a settled question; quoting the experiments upon which the doubt was founded.

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FISHER, O. “Elevation and Subsidence”. Nature 28, 515 (1883). https://doi.org/10.1038/028515c0

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