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El Niño in World History.

Author: Richard Grove; George Adamson
Publisher: London : Palgrave Macmillan UK, 2017.
Series: Palgrave studies in world environmental history.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book examines the role of the El Nino Southern Oscillation (ENSO) in society. In this volume, Richard Grove and George Adamson chart the dual history of El Nino: as a global phenomenon capable  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Grove, Richard.
Niño in World History.
London : Palgrave Macmillan UK, ©2017
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Grove; George Adamson
ISBN: 9781137457400 1137457406
OCLC Number: 1015880122
Description: 1 online resource (251 pages).
Contents: Preface --
Acknowledgements --
Contents --
List of Figures --
List of Tables --
Chapter 1 Introduction --
The El Niño Southern Oscillation --
El Niño in World History --
Part I A Millennial History of El Niño --
Chapter 2 El Niño in Prehistory --
The Climatic and Social Setting for the Beginnings of El Niño in the Last 20,000 Years --
The Antiquity of the Holocene El Niño --
El Niño and a Cultural Revolution Among the Australian Aboriginal People in the Third Millennium BCE --
The Third Millennium BCE Climate Crisis, 2200 --
#x80;#x93;1990 BCE --
The Crises of 1250 --
#x80;#x93;1150 BCE --
Drought and the End of the Mycenaean Civilisation/Troy VIIB and a Scenario for the Trojan War --
The Pacific and East Asia at 1200 BCE --
The --
#x80;Dark Ages --
#x80;#x99; and El Niño: The Crises of 500 --
#x80;#x93;1000 CE in South Asia and South America --
The Impact of Mega-El Niño Events on Pre-Columbian Populations in the Caribbean Area --
The Collapse of the Classic Maya Civilisation --
Chapter 3 El Niño Chronology and the Little Ice Age --
The Medieval Climate Anomaly (MCA) and the First El Niño Episodes of the Little Ice Age: The Global Context --
The Impact of El Niños in South and Southeast Asia 1200 --
#x80;#x93;1540 --
Assessing the Contribution of El Niño Episodes in the Seventeenth Century Crisis in Tropical Asia --
The Drought Crisis of 1629 --
#x80;#x93;1635 in South and Southeast Asia --
The Mega-El Niño of 1686 --
#x80;#x93;1688 --
Assessing the Impact of El Niño on the Seventeenth Century Crisis --
Chapter 4 The --
#x80;Great El Niño --
#x80;#x99;, 1790 --
#x80;#x93;1794 --
Chapter 5 The Influence of El Niño on World Crises in the Nineteenth Century --
El Niño and the Irish Famine --
El Niño Events in the Victorian Colonial Context --
The El Niño of 1877 --
#x80;#x93;1879 --
El Niños 1883 --
#x80;#x93;1892 --
El Niño Episodes and the History of Famine and Epidemic Disease in Ethiopia: The Droughts of 1888 --
#x80;#x93;1890 and Their Consequences. Part II The Science of El Niño and the Southern Oscillation --
Chapter 6 The Discovery of ENSO --
The Southern Oscillation --
The El Niño Current --
The El Niño Southern Oscillation --
1982 And Beyond --
Chapter 7 Cataloguing the El Niño --
ENSO in the Natural Archives --
El Niño Records for the Holocene --
Part III El Niño and Epidemic Disease --
Chapter 8 El Niño Events and the History of Epidemic Disease Incidence --
The Origins of the Black Death: Plague and El Niño in History --
El Niño and Malaria --
Malaria and El Niño in the Classical World --
Cholera and El Niño --
Yellow Fever and El Niño --
Influenza and El Niño --
Part IV El Niño in Contemporary Society --
Chapter 9 El Niño in the Twentieth Century --
1900 --
#x80;#x93;1945 --
1945 --
#x80;#x93;1973 --
1982 --
#x80;#x93;1983 --
1997 --
#x80;#x93;1998 --
Chapter 10 El Niño in the Public Imagination --
Practices of El Niño Science --
The --
#x80;Gender --
#x80;#x99; of El Niño --
El Niño in the Media --
The Idea of El Niño --
Chapter 11 Postscript: El Niño and Human Future.
Series Title: Palgrave studies in world environmental history.

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