Volcanoes and the Climate Forcing of Carolingian Europe, A.D. 750-950

@article{McCormick2007VolcanoesAT,
  title={Volcanoes and the Climate Forcing of Carolingian Europe, A.D. 750-950},
  author={Michael McCormick and Paul Edward Dutton and Paul A. Mayewski},
  journal={Speculum},
  year={2007},
  volume={82},
  pages={865 - 895}
}
Revolutionary advances of the natural sciences will transform our understanding of the human past. This case study supports that thesis by connecting new data arising from the last decade's scientific work in palaeoclimatology with the history of the Carolingian empire. For medievalists, it may open the door to a potent new set of insights into the total past of European civilization. For climate scientists, this study clarifies an opportunity to observe the impact on human society of… Expand
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