Arabian & Permian Basin Refs

Bibliography of Arabian and Permian basins

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Crawford, G. A., 1981, Depositional history and diagenesis of the Goat Seep dolomite (Permian, Guadalupian), Guadalupe Mountains, west Texas-New Mexico: unpublished Ph.D. dissertation thesis, University of Wisconsin at Madison, Madison, WI, 300 p.

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Dolton, G. L., A. B. Coury, S. E. Frezon, K. Robinson, K. L. Varnes, J. M. Wunder, and R. W. Allen, 1979, Estimates of undiscovered oil and gas, Permian basin, west Texas and southeast New Mexico, Denver, Colorado, U. S. Geological Survey, p. 118.

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Droste, H., 1990, Depositional cycles and source rock development in an epeiric intra-platform basin: the Hanifa Formation of the Arabian Peninsula: Sedimentary Geology, v. 61, p. 281-296.

Dunham, R., J., 1962, Classification of carbonate rocks according to depositional texture, in Ham, ed., Classification of carbonate Rocks, Memoir 1, American Association of Petroleum Geologists, p. 108-121.

Edgell, H. S., 1987, Stratigraphic Control of Oil and Gas accumulations in Saudi Arabia, KFUPM.

EIA, 2002, US Government Energy Information Administration.

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Emery, D., and K. J. Myers, 1996, sequence stratigraphy, Blackwell Science Ltd., 297 p.
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Hills, J. M., 1984, Sedimentation, tectonism, and hydrocarbon generation in Delaware basin, West Texas and Southeastern New Mexico: AAPG Bulletin, v. 68, p. 250-267.

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Hills, J. M., 1991, The origin of petroleum in the southern Permian basin: West Texas Geological Society Bulletin, v. 31, p. 5-11.

Horak, R. L., 1985, Tectonic and hydrocarbon maturation history in the Permian basin: Oil and Gas Journal, v. May 27, p. 124-129.

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Hovorka, S. D.; Nance, H. S.; Kerans, C. 1993, Parasequence geometry as a control on permeability evolution : examples from the San Andres and Grayburg formations in the Guadalupe Mountains, New Mexico. IN carbonate sequence stratigraphy: recent developments and applications. ed. R.G. Loucks; J.F. Sarg. AAPG; Memoir, 57, 1993. p. 493-514.

Hulver, M., 2000, Tectonic history of the Arabian Plate: The Oil Drop, v. 12.
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