Murray, John; Renard, A F (1891): Manganese deposits from the HMS Challenger stations. PANGAEA, https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.849073, Supplement to: Murray, J; Renard, AF (1891): Deep-sea deposits (based on the specimens collected during the voyage of HMS Challenger in the years 1872 to 1876). Report on the scientific results of the voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-76; John Menzies and Co., Endinburgh, United Kingdom; orignal link http://www.vliz.be/nl/open-marien-archief?module=ref&refid=41584, 688 pp (pdf 252 Mb), hdl:10013/epic.45942.d002
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This Monograph on Deep-Sea Deposits forms the penultimate volume of the Official Reports on the Scientific Results of the Challenger Expedition. The work connected with the examination and study of the samples of Deep-Sea Deposits, and the preparation of this Report for the press have occupied a very large part of the author's time and attention for nearly twenty years, and his colleague, Professor A. F. Renard, has also given much of his time to the same studies during the past fourteen years. They hope that the completed work may be regarded as an interesting contribution to our knowledge of the ocean, and prove useful to a large number of scientific men, as it is the first attempt to deal systematically with Deep-Sea Deposits, and the Geology of the sea-bed throughout the whole extent of the ocean. There are three Appendices to the volume, the first containing an explanation of the Charts and Diagrams; the second a Report on the Analysis of Manganese Nodules, by John Gibson, Ph.D., of Edinburgh University; and the third Analyses of Deposits and materials from the Deposits by various analysts.
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Date/Time Start: 1873-02-02T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1876-05-06T00:00:00
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- Murray, J; Renard, AF (1891): (Table, page 370), Chemical composition of manganese nodules and other manganese rich deposits discovred during the HMS Challenger expedition. https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.849018
- Murray, J; Renard, AF (1891): Annotated record of the detailed examination of Mn deposits from the HMS Challenger stations. https://doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.849072