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The Little Ice Age : how climate made history, 1300-1850, Brian Fagan

Label
The Little Ice Age : how climate made history, 1300-1850
Title
The Little Ice Age
Title remainder
how climate made history, 1300-1850
Statement of responsibility
Brian Fagan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fagan, Brian M
Dewey number
551.694
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QC989.A1
LC item number
F34 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Climatic changes
  • Climat
  • Klimaatveranderingen
  • Kleine ijstijd
  • Climatic changes
  • Europe
Label
The Little Ice Age : how climate made history, 1300-1850, Brian Fagan
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0831/00048627-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Warmth and its aftermath. The medieval warm period ; The great famine -- Cooling begins. The climatic seesaw ; Storms, cod and doggers ; A vast peasantry -- The end of the "full world". The specter of hunger ; The war against the glaciers ; "More like winter than summer" ; Dearth and revolution ; The year without a summer ; An Ghorta Mór -- The modern warm period. A warmer greenhouse
Control code
ocm45093768
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxi, 246 p.
Isbn
9780465022724
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
00048627
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o45093768
  • (OCoLC)45093768
Label
The Little Ice Age : how climate made history, 1300-1850, Brian Fagan
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0831/00048627-d.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Warmth and its aftermath. The medieval warm period ; The great famine -- Cooling begins. The climatic seesaw ; Storms, cod and doggers ; A vast peasantry -- The end of the "full world". The specter of hunger ; The war against the glaciers ; "More like winter than summer" ; Dearth and revolution ; The year without a summer ; An Ghorta Mór -- The modern warm period. A warmer greenhouse
Control code
ocm45093768
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxi, 246 p.
Isbn
9780465022724
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
00048627
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o45093768
  • (OCoLC)45093768

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