Authors: H. Nüzhet Dalfes, George Kukla, Harvey Weiss
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-06-29 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
Around 4000 years ago the advanced urban civilizations in Egypt, Mesopotamia and India suddenly collapsed. What happened? Did a prolonged drought cause the breakdown of social order? Recent discoveries from all over the world strongly support the suspected link of the collapse with climate. The volume presents the findings of
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-01-01 - Publisher: CRC Press
These papers derive from a workshop on "Quaternary Sedimentary Records in Central Africa and their Palaeoenvironmental Interpretation", held at the 15th INQUA Congress. They mainly cover the Late Quaternary to Holocene climate and environmental history of today's rainforest regions.