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Discovering the ice ages : international reception and consequences for a historical understanding of climate

Author: Tobias Krüger
Publisher: Leiden : Brill, 2013.
Series: History of science and medicine library, v. 37.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In Discovering the Ice Ages Tobias Krüger explores the discovery of the Ice Ages over the course of the 19th century, how the idea was received, and what further research it stimulated for the first time from an international perspective.
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Krüger, Tobias, 1976-
Discovering the ice ages.
Leiden : Brill, 2013
(DLC) 2013016827
(OCoLC)842111801
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Tobias Krüger
ISBN: 9789004241701 9004241701 1299690912 9781299690912
OCLC Number: 852849513
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Introduction --
How Erratic Blocks Caught the Eye of Science --
Glacier Advances and Icy Theories : 1810-1830 --
Glacier and Ice-Age Theories in the First Half of the 1830's --
The Grand Synthesis --
International Reception of Glacial Theory --
The Search for Causes of the Ice Ages --
Conclusions.
Series Title: History of science and medicine library, v. 37.
Other Titles: Entdeckung der Eiszeiten.
Responsibility: by Tobias Krüger ; translated by Ann M. Hentschel.

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