By Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
Three vintage experience tales, reminders of either the romance and the truth of the pioneer period of aviation: evening Flight; Wind, Sand and Stars; and Flight to Arras. creation by way of Richard Bach. Translated by means of Lewis Galantière and Stuart Gilbert.
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Laevigata first appear in unnamed coals in the Kilbourn Forma- Palynological correlations in Carboniferous coal basins tion (Ravn, 1986) and in early Moscovian time. Punctatosporites minutus also begins its range in the Kilbourn Formation and during late Bashkirian time. Because coals in the Kilbourn occur throughout the formation, are of limited lateral extent, and were not differentiated by Ravn (1986), a more precise location of the Bashkirian-Moscovian boundary cannot be determined at this time.
V. ) coal. Vestispora costata first appeared during late Westphalian B time in Europe, but V. tortuosa, which Ravn (1986) suggested is probably synonymous with V. costata, first occurred in late Westphalian A time in Europe. ) coal is in doubt, its spore data are not included in the range charts. I observed E. globiformis in the Mason coal of eastern Kentucky (Fig. 3), and it is common in the overlying Hance coal bed. Vestispora pseudoreticulata and Laevigatosporites striatus appear in the River Gem coal bed in Kentucky (Fig.
Meinrad Coal and Blue Creek Coal. The Pinnick Coal marks the appearance of Laevigatosporites globosus (Table 1). Western Interior coal province. The Bashkirian-Moscovian boundary is correlated with the lower part of the Kilbourn Formation in Iowa and a little below the middle of an unnamed formation between the McLouth Formation and Warner sandstone in northwestern Missouri. In Iowa, Triquitrites sculptilis, Vestispora fenestrata, and V. laevigata first appear in unnamed coals in the Kilbourn Forma- Palynological correlations in Carboniferous coal basins tion (Ravn, 1986) and in early Moscovian time.
Airman's Odyssey by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry