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Paleoclimates : understanding climate change past and present /

by Cronin, Thomas M.
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, c2010Description: xviii, 441 p. : ill., maps ; 29 cm.ISBN: 9780231144940 (cloth : alk. paper); 0231144946 (cloth : alk. paper); 9780231516365 (ebook); 0231516363 (ebook).Subject(s): Paleoclimatology
Contents:
Paleoclimatology and modern challenges -- Methods in paleoclimatology -- Deep time : climate from 3.8 billion to 65 million years ago -- Cenozoic climate -- Orbital climate change -- Glacial millennial climate change -- Millennial climate events during deglaciation -- Holocene climate variability -- Abrupt climate events -- Internal modes of climate variability -- The anthropocene I : global and hemispheric temperature -- The anthropocene II : climatic and hydrological change during the last 2000 years.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-431) and index.

Paleoclimatology and modern challenges -- Methods in paleoclimatology -- Deep time : climate from 3.8 billion to 65 million years ago -- Cenozoic climate -- Orbital climate change -- Glacial millennial climate change -- Millennial climate events during deglaciation -- Holocene climate variability -- Abrupt climate events -- Internal modes of climate variability -- The anthropocene I : global and hemispheric temperature -- The anthropocene II : climatic and hydrological change during the last 2000 years.

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Paleoclimates : by Cronin, Thomas M. ©2010

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