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Climatic Change

, Volume 100, Issue 1, pp 25–31 | Cite as

The vulnerability of past societies to climatic variation: a new focus for historical climatology in the twenty-first century

  • Christian PfisterEmail author
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Keywords

Social Vulnerability Past Climate Climate Reconstruction Documentary Evidence Past Society 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Oeschger Center for Climatic Change Research, Institute of HistoryUniversity of BernBern 9Switzerland

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