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This multimedia document is based on U.S. Geological Survey, Professional Paper 1515 titled The San Andreas Fault System, California edited by Dr. Robert E. Wallace and published by United States Government Printing Office, Washington in 1990 and 1991. The distinguished contributors to the USGS Professional Paper 1515 are:

Preface
Robert E. Wallace
1. General features
Robert E. Wallace
2. Geomorphic expression
Robert E. Wallace
3. Geology and plate-tectonic development
William P. Irwin
4. Quaternary deformation
Robert D. Brown, Jr.
5. Seismicity, 1980-86
David P. Hill, Jerry P. Eaton, and Lucile M. Jones

6. Earthquake history, 1769-1989
William L. Ellsworth
7. Present-day crustal movements and the mechanics of cyclic deformation
Wayne Thatcher
8. Lithospheric structure and tectonics from seismic refraction and other data
Gary S. Fuis and Walter D. Mooney
9. Crustal and lithospheric structure from cavity and magnetic studies
Andrew Griscom and Robert C. Jachens

10. Stress and heat flow
Arthur Lachenbruch and A. McGarr
Supplement: Additional reading and source material.
Robert E. Wallace, compiler

United States Department of Interior
Manuel Lujan, Jr., Secretary

U.S. Geological Survey
Dallas L. Peck, Director

Copies of USGS Professional Paper 1515 are available for sale by the Books and Open File Reports Section, U.S. Geological Survey, Federal Center, Box 25425, Denver, CO, 80255

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