Encyclopedia of Quaternary Science

Publication Details

  • Time-span 2007
  • Subscription Type SUBSCRIPTION
  • Publisher Elsevier
  • Notes
    • Earth processes over the last 2 million years.
  • Resource Types E-Books and E-Texts, Reference Source
  • Description This encyclopedia includes 360 articles that cover the field of quaternary sciences. Quaternary science is an inter-disciplinary field of study focusing on the Quaternary period, which encompasses the last 2 million years. The field studies the last ice age and the Holocene and uses proxy evidence to reconstruct the past environments during this period. (Not updated)