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Memoirs of an interglacial age

Philip Whalen

Memoirs of an interglacial age

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Published by Auerhahn Press in [San Francisco, Calif.] .
Written in English


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StatementPhilip Whalen
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3545 H117 M4
The Physical Object
Pagination49 p. ;
Number of Pages49
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26554740M

The LR04 age model establishes that MIS 11 spans two precession cycles, with 18O values below o/oo for 20 kyr, from ka. In comparison, stages 9 and 5 remained below o/oo for 13 and 12 kyr, respectively, and the Holocene interglacial has lasted 11 kyr so far.


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Whalen, Philip. Memoirs of an interglacial age. San Francisco: Auerhahn Press, (OCoLC) Document Type. An interglacial period (or alternatively interglacial, interglaciation) is a geological interval of warmer global average temperature lasting thousands of years that separates consecutive glacial periods within an ice current Holocene interglacial began at the end of the Pleistocene, ab years ago.

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Biography. Born in Portland, Oregon, Whalen grew up in The Dalles from age four until he returned to Portland Memoirs of an interglacial age book He served in the US Army Air Forces during World War Memoirs of an interglacial age book Reed College on the GIhe met Gary Snyder and Lew Welch, and graduated with a BA in He read at the famous Six Gallery reading in that marked the launch Born: OctoPortland, Oregon.

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An Original Article From The. (shelved 2 times as ice-age-fiction) avg rating — ratings Memoirs of an interglacial age book published Haselwood and artist Robert LaVigne hitch-hiked up to Portland, where Whalen was working as a court bailiff to meet him and secure the manuscript which became his first published book of poetry Memoirs of an Interglacial Age.

Memoirs of an Interglacial Age () Every Day (, poetry) You Didn't Even Try (, novel) On Bear's Head (, poetry) Imaginary Speeches for a Brazen Head (, novel) Decompressions (, poetry) Off the Wall: Interviews with Philip Whalen (, interviews) Enough Said (, poetry) Heavy Breathing: Poems, – (, poetry)Born: In he published Like I Say and Memoirs of an Interglacial Age, both candid reflections of his “beatnik” life of the late s.

His poetry of Memoirs of an interglacial age book s culminated in Every Day () and On Bear’s Head (), both of which include thoughtful observations of everyday life. The Calendar, a Book of Poems. Reed College, thesis (B.A.), Portland, Ore. Self Portrait from Another Direction. Auerhahn Press, San Francisco Memoirs of an Interglacial Age.

Auerhahn Press, San Francisco Like I Say. Totem Press/Corinth Books, New York Monday in the Evening, VII Pezzoli, Milan GLACIAL AND INTERGLACIAL PERIODS IN EASTERN CANADA [Coleman, A.P.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

GLACIAL AND INTERGLACIAL PERIODS IN EASTERN CANADAAuthor: A.P. Coleman. Philip Whalen was born in Portland, Oregon in and grew up in The Dalles-- a small town in Oregon on the Columbia River.

poems to significant literary journals such as the Evergreen Review before the publication of two major book of poems inMemoirs of an interglacial age book of an Interglacial Age and Like I Say. The momentum around the west coast beats.

Now, Perrotta is out with a new coming-of-age tale, “Mrs. Fletcher,” about a mother and her son who’s gone off to college, and the sexual boundaries both explore.

Glacial and interglacial climate. Ice core records from Greenland give reliable information on Greenland climatic conditions year by year someyears back in time.

During this time period Greenland has experienced two major shifts in climatic conditions: The beginning and end of the last glacial period. Philip Lamantia’s Narcotica and Philip Whalen’s Memoirs of an Interglacial Age among others. And Wallace Berman’s Semina and the circle of friends there, all interacting and living together.

I’ve still never held an issue of Semina so that’s just me romanticizing it. their length, completeness and resolution, and their age mod-els were updated, where required, by alignment to the LR04 benthic δ18O stack. The resulting compilation allows com-parison of individual glacial to interglacial transitions with confidence, but the level of synchronisation is inadequate for discussion of temporal phasing.

His coming-of-age memoir, This Boy’s Life, is often held up as the gold standard of memoirs. And it deserves this place, although I think it ought to share the position with some others ;). But if you had never read a coming-of-age memoir, and you wanted to sample one, this book would be a good place to begin.

interglacial A period of warmer climate that separates two glacial itude interglacials show a characteristic sequence of vegetation change.

Pollen of healthy tundra is replaced in the pollen record by abundant herbaceous pollen, which in turn is replaced by Boreal and subsequently deciduous forest, including pollen of thermophilous species, e.g. Tilia (lime).

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Whalen wrote nearly two dozen books including Memoirs of an Interglacial Age, Like I Say, On Bear's Head, The Kindness of Strangers: Poems,Canoeing up Cabarga Creek: Buddhist Poems,and Overtime: Selected Poems. He passed away on J In some interglacial periods the climate was milder for the same latitudes than at the present time, so that numerous trees, for example, extended some hundreds of miles north of their present range.

In the post-glacial or late Pleistocene stage, which blends into the Recent, plant life assumed substantially the present status and distribution. Whalen's fame grew after the Six Gallery reading and he sold several poems to significant literary journals such as the Evergreen Review before the publication of two major book of poems inMemoirs of an Interglacial Age and Like I Say.

Review Quiz. Today, we are living in a(n) _____ period of climate. interglacial b. glacial d. interglacial. The Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum (PETM) was one of the largest warming events known) The spike in temperatures took place approximately ___ years ago.

The Little Ice Age was a brief cold period in which Europe suffered from. The year saw publication of two major Whalen works, Like I Say and Memoirs of an Interglacial Age. Christensen contends that in both books Whalen intends "to be hip, fresh, amusing, irreverent, jazzy, and also to patter on, ramble if necessary, in order to free up verse.

Hoxnian Interglacial Q: At the edge of our village (Hoxne in Suffolk) there is a site of special scientific interest. There was a major archaeological dig here some 20 years ago (at the time of the Reagan presidency in the USA - his wife came to.

Most people don't realize that the Earth is still in a long term ice age that started about three million years ago and has had many alternating cold glacial periods interspersed with warmer interglacial periods. We are currently in an interglacial period where global temperatures have been near our modern "normal" for ab years.

"Best" and "Top" Memoir and Biography Lists • The 50 Best Memoirs of the Last 50 Years (The New York Times, ) The New York Times’s book critics select the 50 most outstanding memoirs published since (See also Behind the Scenes of Choosing the Best Memoirs.) • Biographies & Memoirs to Read in a Lifetime (Amazon picks) • 24 Memoirs About.

The Last Interglacial Part Two - Why was it so warm. Posted on 6 July by Steve Brown. NOTE: This is the second article of a five-part series on what we can learn from the Last Interglacial time period. Understanding this period may provide clues on how the environment may respond to similar conditions in the future.

In Memoirs of An Interglacial Age, another handsome volume, Philip Whalen stretches poetry close to the limits of spontaneity. The reader will have to work on this book or be left with the impression of strained (not in the sense of "filtered") mystery.

Whalen deserves attention principally because of a fair density of vibrant lines. Start studying Glacial and interglacial periods. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.

unprecedented over the last years. The last interglacial (also called the Eemian interglacial or Marine Isotope Stage – MIS-5e) was a recent warm interglacial during which the Arctic experienced a marked summer warming, accompanied by sea-level rise and reduction in ice sheets (Otto-Bliesner et. Ice Age: see Pleistocene epochPleistocene epoch, 6th epoch of the Cenozoic era of geologic time (see Geologic Timescale, table).

According to a classification that considered its deposits to have been formed by the biblical great flood, the epoch was originally called the Quaternary. Click the link for more information.

Ice Age a relatively. Unfortunately, this book can't be printed from the OpenBook. If you need to print pages from this book, we recommend downloading it as a PDF. Visit to get more information about this book, to buy it in print, or to download it as a free PDF.

Note that a RSL indicator is a more general form of ‘sea-level index point’, a concept used in Holocene sea-level studies (Shennan and Horton,Engelhart et al.,Hijma et al., ).If the first two properties listed above are known, it is possible to calculate the paleo RSL (and its uncertainties) from the elevation of the RSL indicator (Table 1, Eqs.

1–4).Cited by: Buy Severance Pay: Poems, by Philip Whalen online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $ - $ The largest global-scale climate variations in Earth’s recent geological past are the ice age cycles (see infobox, p.B4), which are cold glacial periods followed by shorter warm periods [Figure 3].

The last few of these natural cycles have recurred roughly everyyears. It is still a debated question, whether there was a single Glacial age, or epoch, during which the ice-sheet, though having many episodes of advance, never entirely disappeared, or whether there were several distinct Glacial ages, when the snow accumulated to form an ice-cap which spread out widely from its centres of dispersal, separated by Interglacial ages, when the ice-cap.

Chapter 17 Glacier Quiz. STUDY. PLAY. ice age. A long period of climatic cooling during which the continents are glaciated. advancement of glaciers and lowering of the sea level and interglacial periods are characterized by retreatment of glaciers and raising of the sea levels.

Chapter 69 The glacial succession of Sturtian age in South Australia: The Yudnamutana Subgroup Chapter (PDF Available) in Geological Society London Memoirs 36(1) November with. The beginning, end pdf overall severity of this period has been hotly contended by scholars pdf as Groves, Fagan, Lamb etc., though its extent is thought to roughly coincide with the period as stated in the title of Professor Brian Fagan’s excellent book ‘The Little Ice Age-How Climate made History ’.Nevertheless, all support the interglacial assignment (Sangamon), which is further supported by minimum age radiocarbon dates (>50, 14C yr BP) and a TL date of 81±11 ka.In order to quantify the climate differences associated ebook the variable interglacial intensities, four warm phases were investigated in detail: the two youngest, "normal" interglacials, si years and aboutyears ago, and two of the "super" interglacials, aboutand about million years ago.