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Title The complete Ice Age : how climate change shaped the world / edited by Brian Fagan.

Published London : Thames & Hudson, [2009]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM ERC  551.792 COMP    AVAILABLE
Physical description 240 pages : colour illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
regular print
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Discovering the Ice Age / Brian Fagan -- Searching for clues / Brian Fagan -- How the Ice Age began / Mark Maslin -- The climatic rollercoaster / Mark Maslin -- The human story / John Hoffecker -- The Ice Age bestiary / Hannah O'Regan -- After the ice / Brian Fagan -- Hot or cold future? / Mark Maslin.
Summary Four leading scientists present the most up-to-date discoveries in the different fields of Ice Age Research. They reveal how the epoch was discovered, the profound climatic fluctuations it generated as ice sheets waxed and waned, and the myriad ways in which humans and animals coped with the changing world they lived in.-- BOOK JACKET.
Other author Fagan, Brian M.
Subject Glacial epoch.
Climatic changes.
Prehistoric peoples.
Human beings -- Effect of climate on.
Paleoecology -- Pleistocene.
Paleontology -- Pleistocene.
Global warming.
Variant Title Ice Age.
ISBN 9780500051610 (hbk.)
0500051615 (hbk.)