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By Raymond S. Bradley

ISBN-10: 0123869137

ISBN-13: 9780123869135

Paleoclimatology: Reconstructing Climates of the Quaternary, 3rd Edition—winner of a 2015 Textbook Excellence Award (Texty) from The textual content and educational Authors Association—provides a radical assessment of the equipment of paleoclimatic reconstruction and of the historic adjustments in weather in the past 3 million years.

This completely up to date and revised variation systematically examines each one kind of proxy and elucidates the main attributes and the restrictions of every. Paleoclimatology, 3rd Edition presents useful context for these drawn to knowing weather alterations at this time and the way present traits in weather examine with adjustments that experience happened long ago. The textual content is richly illustrated and contains an in depth bibliography for additional research.

  • Winner of a 2015 Texty Award from the textual content and educational Authors Association
  • A accomplished evaluation of the equipment of paleoclimate reconstruction, and the checklist of prior alterations in weather over the past ~3 million years
  • Addresses all of the concepts utilized in paleoclimatic reconstruction from weather proxies
  • With full-color all through, and punctiliously revised chapters on courting tools, weather forcing, ice cores, marine sediments, pollen research, dendroclimatology, and historic records
  • Includes new chapters on speleothems, loess, and lake sediments
  • More than 1,000 new references and one hundred ninety new figures
  • Essential analyzing for these attracted to how current traits in weather evaluate with alterations that experience happened within the past

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