TITLE

The Medieval and Roman Warm Periods in Southeast Italy

PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
CO2 Science;9/8/2010, Vol. 13 Issue 36, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a study which examined the Medieval and Roman warm periods in Southeast Italy. It was found that the Medieval warm period was characterized by temperatures that were similar to the present while the temperatures during the Roman warm period were similar to those of today or even slightly warmer. Findings suggest that something other than elevated carbon dioxide may well be responsible for the significant warmth in the present period.
ACCESSION #
55690730

 

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