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Notes from the Holocene

a brief history of the future
  • 224 Pages
  • 3.88 MB
  • English
Chelsea Green Pub. , White River Junction, Vt.
Science, Science/Mathematics, General, Philosophy & Social Aspects, Science / General, Life Sciences - Ecology, Biosphere, Cosmogony, Philo
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8814010M
ISBN 101933392320
ISBN 139781933392325

NOTES FROM THE HOLOCENE: A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE FUTURE BY DORION SAGAN: Dorion Sagan, son of the late astronomer and author Carl Sagan, attempts to outline our possible future in his latest book now in paperback, Notes From the Holocene/5.

NOTES FROM THE HOLOCENE: A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE FUTURE BY DORION SAGAN: Dorion Sagan, son of the late astronomer and author Carl Sagan, attempts to outline our possible future in his latest book now in paperback, Notes From the Holocene.

Sagan uses every informational tool possible, not just drawing from the sciences of physics and /5(11). Buy Notes from the Holocene: A Brief History of the Future: NHBS - Dorion Sagan, Chelsea Green Notes from the Holocene A Brief History of the Future.

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Man in the Holocene takes place during the last few days of a major rainstorm which has caused a road blockage and some interruptions of power and telephone service.

The story records the. I am a Man in the Holocene. Geologic epoch. Mankind flourishes in the Holocene. My head feels strange.

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The Holocene (/ ˈ h ɒ l. ə ˌ s iː n, ˈ h ɒ l. oʊ- ˈ h oʊ. l ə- ˈ h oʊ. l oʊ-/ HOL-ə-seen, HOL-oh- HOH-lə- HOH-loh-) is the current geological began approximat cal years before present, after the last glacial period, which concluded with the Holocene glacial retreat. The Holocene and the preceding Pleistocene together form the Quaternary period.

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SKU The book is fully illustrated, global in coverage, and contains case studies, a glossary and more than new references.

sincewhen the first edition of this book was published, holocene research has grown enormously, above all linked to widerFile Size: 4MB.

The climate of the Holocene. The last glacial maximum (Ice Age) ended about 15 thousand years ago. The most recent glacial retreat is still going on. We call the current period of glacial retreat the Holocene epoch and it continues until present.

This page discusses the climate changes within the Holocene Epoch or the current interglacial. (Holocene book reviews, May ) "This is a fascinating book and the author's biographical approach gives it great human appeal." (E Adlard ) "I would recommend this book to all those with an interest in the climate (which should be all of us)" - Edward R.

Adlard, Chromatographia The Holocene is a high impact, peer reviewed journal dedicated to fundamental scientific research at the interface between the long Quaternary record and the natural and human-induced environmental processes operating at the Earth's surface Holocene emphasizes environmental change over the last ca 11 years - the most recent geological epoch and.

In its first edition, The Holocene provided undergraduates with a much-needed coherent scientific account of the great transformation of nature that had taken place during the Holocene, the l years in the history of the planet and the period in which we are all now living.

This period has included major shifts in climate and human culture, and in the natural Brand: Wiley. Notes from the Holocene A Brief History of the Future (Sciencewriters) by Dorion Sagan ISBN ISBN Paperback; White River Junction, Vermont, U.s.a.: Chelsea Green Publishing, Septem ; ISBN Thumbing quickly for the first time through the pages of Man in the Holocene, one is immediately struck by the fact that this is a curious book, a book which—even in its appearance on the.

The need to understand our world is balanced by the depressing realization that we know less every day as we age. As Herr's options close in, we realize what Frisch has brought us in the Holocene. Fifteen years after reading this book, it is still the first I recommend to a new by: 2.

Holocene book review: Climate System Dynamics and Modelling. July ; The Holocene 26(7) An extensive bibliography and index, extensive Author: Gerrit Lohmann. Man in the Holocene Edition Notes "A Helen and Kurt Wolff book." Series A Harvest book.

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