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Ice Ages: Solving the Mystery - Imbrie, John, and Imbrie, Katherine Palmer
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This book tells the exciting story of the ice ages-what they were like, why they occurred, and when the next one is due. The solution to the ice age mystery originated when the National Science Foundation organized the CLIMAP project to study changes in the earth's climate over the past 700,000 years. One of the goals was to produce a map of the earth during the last ice age. Scientists examined cores of sediment from the Indian Ocean bed and deciphered a continuous history for the past 500,000 years. Their work ultimately ...

Ice Ages: Solving the Mystery 1986, Harvard University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780674440753

Revised edition

Trade paperback

Ice Ages: Solving the Mystery 1982, Enslow Publishers

ISBN-13: 9780894900150



Ice Ages: Solving the Mystery 1979, Macmillan, London

ISBN-13: 9780333267677