After the Ice Age

the return of life to glaciated North America by E. C. Pielou

Publisher: University of Chicago Press in Chicago

Written in English
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  • North America.


  • Paleobiogeography -- North America,
  • Paleontology -- Holocene,
  • Glacial epoch -- North America,
  • Paleoecology -- Holocene,
  • Paleoecology -- North America

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 333-355) and index.

StatementE.C. Pielou.
LC ClassificationsQE721.2.P24 P54 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 366 p. :
Number of Pages366
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1858495M
ISBN 100226668118, 0226668126
LC Control Number90011024

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I fell in love with this book from the first page. Essentially, Pielou takes us through 20, years of ecological history, showing what the world would have looked like in the wake of the retreating ice sheets of the last great ice age/5.

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