Holocene Treeline History and Climate Change Across Northern Eurasia

  title={Holocene Treeline History and Climate Change Across Northern Eurasia},
  author={Glen M. MacDonald and Andreĭ Alekseevich Velichko and Constantin V. Kremenetski and Olga Borisova and Aleksandra A. Goleva and Andrei A. Andreev and Les C. Cwynar and Richard T. Riding and Steven L. Forman and Thomas W. D. Edwards and Ram{\'o}n Aravena and Dan Hammarlund and Julian M. Szeicz and Valery N. Gattaulin},
  journal={Quaternary Research},
  pages={302 - 311}
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