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Holocene

an environmental history

by Roberts, Neil

  • 330 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Blackwell Publishers in Oxford, Malden, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human ecology -- History.,
  • Paleoecology -- Holocene.,
  • Environmental archaeology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementNeil Roberts.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGF13 .R6 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 316 p. :
    Number of Pages316
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL695875M
    ISBN 100631186379, 0631186387
    LC Control Number97043339

      The paleodata synthesis and model simulations suggest the Early and Middle Holocene in Arctic Alaska were characterized by less sea ice, a greater contribution of isotopically heavy Arctic-derived moisture, and wetter climate. In the Late Holocene, sea ice expanded and regional climate became drier. This climatic transition is coincident with a. ‎Frisch charts the crumbling landscape of an old man’s consciousness as he slips away from himself toward death and reintegration with the age-old history of our planet. A “luminous parable a masterpiece” (New York Times Book Review). Translated by . HOLOCENE, Murcia. likes. HOLOCENE is the current geological epoch of our PLANET, where all the species live but only human leave a trace. At HOLOCENE we offer solutions to avoid it.


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