A multiple profile approach to the palynological reconstruction of Norse landscapes in Greenland's Eastern Settlement

  title={A multiple profile approach to the palynological reconstruction of Norse landscapes in Greenland's Eastern Settlement},
  author={Paul M. Ledger and Kevin J. Edwards and J. Edward Schofield},
  journal={Quaternary Research},
  pages={22 - 37}
Abstract Palynological research is increasingly revealing the landscape impacts of Norse colonisation in southern Greenland. Typically, although not exclusively, these studies are from depositional environments with highly localised pollen source areas close to fjord-side centres of medieval power. In contrast, this paper presents data from Vatnahverfi, an inland district of the Eastern Settlement, and explores the emergence of a cultural landscape through three pollen sequences at variable… 
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