edited by Karl K Turekian: Late Cenozoic Glacial Ages
Book Number: GT7715
Yale University Press New Haven 1971 Geology. Climate Change. 21 papers presented at an international testimonial in December 1969 to honour the retirement of Richard Foster Flint, Henry Barnard Davis Professor of Geology at Yale; they deal with evidence for Late Cenozoic glaciations on the continents, their influence on the oceans, their probable causes, and the consequences of the glacial ages on the evolution and migration of mammals and the emergence of man; in addition this book contains the first detailed isotopic log and interpretation of ice cores of the Greenland ice cap, and the first total approach to the fauna found in deep-sea sediments over the glacial ages. 606 pages, wear and heavy insect damage to edges of d/j, light foxing on eps and edges of pages. This book weighs 1.5 kilograms.