Late-Quaternary Environments of the United States

The Late Pleistocene

by H.E. Wright,

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  • 0816655286
  • 9780816611690
  • 9780816655281
To many, the Pleistocene Epoch, which constitutes the earlier and major part of the Quaternary Period, is synonymous with the glacial ages and is viewed as a time of dramatic environmental change. Although there now is abundant evidence that glaciations occurred not only during the Pleistocene but through much of the Tertiary Period as well, and therefore are more appropriately considered as late-Cenozoic phenomena.

  • University of Minnesota Press; December 1979
  • ISBN 9780816655281
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  • Title: Late-Quaternary Environments of the United States
  • Author: H.E. Wright (ed.); Stephen C. Porter (ed.)
  • Imprint: University of Minnesota Press
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 0816655286
  • 9780816611690
  • 9780816655281
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 0816655286
  • 9780816611690
  • 9780816655281