Published: June 1997
... I found the book to be immensely valuable, and immediately began to use it as a resource for my own work in Africa.
B. Bosworth, Journal of Sedimentary Research Vol. 69, no. 1, January 1999
...To present the development of sedimentary basins of a continent through geologic time in a single book in a balanced manner is a major achievement. ...R.C. Selley, did an excellent job.... this African sedimentary basin synthesis is a significant achievement... this volume should not be missing in any university or geologic library of research institutes...
L. Jansa, Sedimentary Geology, Vol. 125, No. 1-2, April 1999