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The East African Rift System

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Dr McConnell joined the Geological Survey of Tanganyika in 1939 and worked there and in other parts of the African continent during the following eighteen years. He reviews here geological aspects of the East African rift structure which have a bearing on problems of the upper mantle and continental drift.

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MCCONNELL, R. The East African Rift System. Nature 215, 578–581 (1967). https://doi.org/10.1038/215578a0

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