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This book incorporates updated material on sequence stratigraphy, reflection-seismic methods, chronostratigraphy, and new ideas regarding the representation of time in the sedimentary record. It also contains a summary history of the development of ideas, concepts and methods leading to the modern stratigraphic synthesis. It contains a comprehensive stratigraphic-sedimentologic database. Facies analysis as well as facies models are described in detail.