By J. Runge
This booklet involves clinical papers caused by a world workshop: ‘Environmental and Cultural swap in West- and vital Africa’ geared up by way of the German learn starting place (DFG) in Yaoundé, Cameroon, March 2006. difficulties of Holocene and past due Pleistocene ameliorations of the rain wooded area savanna fringe and their attainable effect on cultural techniques are discussed.
The booklet may be of curiosity to all inquisitive about tropical forests and comparable improvement difficulties of 3rd global nations, specially ecologists, botanists and earth scientists. will probably be invaluable for complicated undergraduates and postgraduates as a reference for evaluation and assessment articles in addition to a resource of data for brand spanking new unique manuscripts relating to overdue Pleistocene and Holocene panorama evolution within the reduce latitudes of Africa. Palaeobotanists, Palynologists and Quaternarists both will find this variation priceless for his or her work.
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Dynamics of Forest Ecosystems in Central Africa During the Holocene: Past – Present – Future: Palaeoecology of Africa, An International Yearbook of Landscape ... Evolution and Palaeoenvironments, Volume 28 by J. Runge