Quaternary glaciations : extent and chronology. Part I Europe / edited by J. Ehlers, P.L. Gibbard.

In
  • Developments in Quaternary science
Other titles
  • Extent and chronology
Published
  • Amsterdam ; San Diego : Elsevier 2004
Physical description
1 electronic text.
ISBN
  • 9780444514622
  • 0444514627
Notes
  • CD-ROM associated with this volume is held separately in the CD collection. See catalogue for location.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Reproduction available: Electronic reproduction. Amsterdam : Elsevier Science & Technology, 2007. Mode of access: World Wide Web. System requirements: Adobe Acrobat Reader or other PDF reader (latest version recommended); Internet Explorer or other browser (latest version recommended). Title from title screen (viewed on Aug. 2, 2007).
Contents
  • Part I. Europe -- Part II. North America -- Part III. South America, Asia, Africa, Australasia, Antarctica.
Genre
  • Electronic books.
Language
  • English

Summary

  • This book is the first of three volumes in which the recent knowledge of the extent and chronology of Quaternary glaciations has been compiled on a global scale. This information is seen as a fundamental requirement, not only for the glacial workers, but for the wider user-community of general Quaternary workers. In particular the need for accurate ice-front positions is a basic requirement for the rapidly growing field of palaeoclimate modelling. In order to provide the information for the widest-possible range of users in the most accessible form, a series of digital maps was prepared. The glacial limits were mapped in ArcView, the Geographical Information System (GIS) used by the work group.

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University of Aberdeen Libraries Online location Available from ScienceDirect. Online version available for university members only. This requires an institutional login off-campus
Imperial College London Library: Central Library: Level 4 551.792 QUA
Natural History Museum Library: South Kensington, Palaeontology CD-ROM 14 EHL
University of Southampton Library: National Oceanographic Library B GEOLOGY Ehl

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