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The Resource Land bridges : ancient environments, plant migrations, and New World connections, Alan Graham

Land bridges : ancient environments, plant migrations, and New World connections, Alan Graham

Label
Land bridges : ancient environments, plant migrations, and New World connections
Title
Land bridges
Title remainder
ancient environments, plant migrations, and New World connections
Statement of responsibility
Alan Graham
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1934-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Graham, Alan
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GB401.5
LC item number
.G73 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Natural bridges
  • Landforms
  • Biogeography
  • Plant diversity
  • Biogeography
  • Landforms
  • Natural bridges
  • Plant diversity
  • Western Hemisphere
Label
Land bridges : ancient environments, plant migrations, and New World connections, Alan Graham
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Part I. Boreal land bridges. Bering Land Bridge. Beringia. Background ; West Beringia : Siberia and Kamchatka. Siberia. Geographic setting and climate. Geology. Modern vegetation. Indigenous people ; Kamchatka. Geographic setting and climate. Modern vegetation. Indigenous people ; East Beringia : Alaska, northwestern North America, and the Aleutian connection. Geographic setting and climate. Geology. Modern vegetation. Indigenous people. Utilization of the Bering Land Bridge. Peopling of America (from the West) ; North Atlantic land bridge : northeastern North America, Greenland, Iceland, Arctic islands, northwestern Europe. Geographic setting and climate. Geology. Modern vegetation. Utilization of the North Atlantic land bridge. Modernization of the flora. Biodiversity and vegetation density. Floristic relationships between eastern Asia and eastern North America. Geofloras and the Madrean-Tethyan hypothesis. Indigenous people. Peopling of America (from the East) -- Part II. Equatorial land bridges. Antillean land bridge. Stepping stones or lost highway. Geographic setting and climate. Geology. Modern vegetation. Indigenous people. Utilization of the Antillean land bridge ; Central American land bridge. South and North of the CALB. Geographic setting and climate. Forging the final link : geology. Modern vegetation. Indigenous people. Utilization of the CALB -- Part III. Austral land bridge. Magellan land bridge : Cono del Sur and Antarctica. Cono del Sur. Geographic setting and climate. Geology. Modern vegetation. Indigenous people. Peopling of South America (from the North). Antarctica. Geographic setting and climate. Geology. Land bridges and island biogeography. Utilization of the Magellan land bridge. Cono del Sur. Antarctica ; Case studies. Ferns and allied groups. Gymnosperms. Angiosperms. Monocotyledons. Dicotyledons ; Summary and conclusions. Events, processes, and responses. Bering Land Bridge. North Atlantic land bridge. Antillean land bridge. Central American land bridge ; Magellan land bridge. Conceptual issues and future needs
Control code
994296487
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxiii, 310 pages
Isbn
9780226544298
Lccn
2017032723
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40028084468
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
14767218
System control number
(OCoLC)994296487
Label
Land bridges : ancient environments, plant migrations, and New World connections, Alan Graham
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Part I. Boreal land bridges. Bering Land Bridge. Beringia. Background ; West Beringia : Siberia and Kamchatka. Siberia. Geographic setting and climate. Geology. Modern vegetation. Indigenous people ; Kamchatka. Geographic setting and climate. Modern vegetation. Indigenous people ; East Beringia : Alaska, northwestern North America, and the Aleutian connection. Geographic setting and climate. Geology. Modern vegetation. Indigenous people. Utilization of the Bering Land Bridge. Peopling of America (from the West) ; North Atlantic land bridge : northeastern North America, Greenland, Iceland, Arctic islands, northwestern Europe. Geographic setting and climate. Geology. Modern vegetation. Utilization of the North Atlantic land bridge. Modernization of the flora. Biodiversity and vegetation density. Floristic relationships between eastern Asia and eastern North America. Geofloras and the Madrean-Tethyan hypothesis. Indigenous people. Peopling of America (from the East) -- Part II. Equatorial land bridges. Antillean land bridge. Stepping stones or lost highway. Geographic setting and climate. Geology. Modern vegetation. Indigenous people. Utilization of the Antillean land bridge ; Central American land bridge. South and North of the CALB. Geographic setting and climate. Forging the final link : geology. Modern vegetation. Indigenous people. Utilization of the CALB -- Part III. Austral land bridge. Magellan land bridge : Cono del Sur and Antarctica. Cono del Sur. Geographic setting and climate. Geology. Modern vegetation. Indigenous people. Peopling of South America (from the North). Antarctica. Geographic setting and climate. Geology. Land bridges and island biogeography. Utilization of the Magellan land bridge. Cono del Sur. Antarctica ; Case studies. Ferns and allied groups. Gymnosperms. Angiosperms. Monocotyledons. Dicotyledons ; Summary and conclusions. Events, processes, and responses. Bering Land Bridge. North Atlantic land bridge. Antillean land bridge. Central American land bridge ; Magellan land bridge. Conceptual issues and future needs
Control code
994296487
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxiii, 310 pages
Isbn
9780226544298
Lccn
2017032723
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40028084468
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
14767218
System control number
(OCoLC)994296487

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