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Past climates

tree thermometers, commodities, and people

by Leona Marshall Libby

  • 65 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by University of Texas Press in Austin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Paleoclimatology.,
  • Dendrochronology.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementby Leona Marshall Libby ; foreword by Rainer Berger.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC884 .L5 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 142 p. :
    Number of Pages142
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3488958M
    ISBN 100292730195
    LC Control Number82008648

      CHRIS TURNEY is a British geologist and currently holds a Chair in Physical Geography at the University of Exeter, UK. Turney researches and teaches on past climate change and what it means for the has published numerous scientific papers and magazine articles, and given frequent media interviews, thanks to his infectious enthusiasm for Pages: 4 Deciphering Past Climates—Reconciling Models and Observations. Forecasts of climate change for the next century are based on general circulation models (GCMs) that have been developed and tuned primarily using twentieth century records, but also with some input based on the understanding of the climate system from the more recent geological past (e.g., the Last .

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