The Vrancea Half-Window: A Significant And Ignored Tectonics Contribution Of Ștefan I. Mateescu

2017 Zenodo  
An exceptional, unknown cartographic contribution is introduced: the map of Vrancea-Putna region by Ștefan I. Mateescu. The manuscript of the map was submitted to the Romanian Science Academy, published at the end of 1937, and printed, probably, between 1938-1939. The authorship of Vrancea tectonic half-window has been intensively disputed in the Romanian geological literature, without a thorough study regarding the various stages in the knowledge of East Carpathians Bend. The ignored map of
more » ... e ignored map of Ștefan I. Mateescu is very close to the modern cartographic image of the Vrancea tectonic half-window and represents an unquestionable priority of Ștefan I. Mateescu, a forgotten geologist who deserves to be recognised.
doi:10.5281/zenodo.1459638 fatcat:yw5m7bwzp5g2rn24mlnqox7gtm