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A new perspective on familiar events in history describes how a 500-year change in climate that lasted from A.D. 1300 until 1850 shaped modern European history.sob encomenda
<P>The evidence for the Little Ice Age, the most important fluctuation in global climate in historical times, is most dramatically represented by the advance of mountain glaciers in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries and their retreat since...
When Europeans first arrived in North America, they faced a cold new world. The average global temperature had dropped to lows unseen in millennia, and its effects were stark and unpredictable: blizzards and deep freezes, droughts and famines, and...sob encomenda
Excerpt from Man in the Ice Age at Lansing, Kansas, and Little Falls, Minnesota The coarse debris in the lower part of the tunnel contained, so far as we could observe, no glacial drift pebbles or'sto-nes of foreign origin, though they are frequent...sob encomenda