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By Peter Coxon,Stephen McCarron,Fraser Mitchell

This e-book presents a brand new synthesis of the broadcast examine at the Quaternary of eire. It experiences a few major advances within the final 3 a long time at the figuring out of the trend and chronology of the Irish Quaternary glacial, interglacial, floristic and career documents. these applying the newest expertise have enabled major advances in geochronology utilizing sped up mass spectrometry, cosmogenic nuclide extraction and optically prompted luminescence among others.  This has been commensurate with high-resolution geomorphological mapping of the Irish land floor and continental shelf utilizing quite a lot of distant sensing ideas together with MBES and LIDAR.  Thus the time is perfect for a state-of-the-art booklet, which supplies a sequence of authoritative reports of the Irish Quaternary incorporating those most up-to-date advances.

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