A late Eemian aridity pulse in central Europe during the last glacial inception

@article{Sirocko2005ALE,
  title={A late Eemian aridity pulse in central Europe during the last glacial inception},
  author={Frank Sirocko and Klemens Seelos and Katja Schaber and Bert Rein and Frank Dreher and Michael Diehl and Rouwen Lehn{\'e} and Knut J{\"a}ger and Matthias R. Krbetschek and D. Degering},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2005},
  volume={436},
  pages={833-836}
}
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