From the Back Cover
Ice Ages and Astronomical Causes is concerned with one of the most active interdisciplinary areas of the present day, with new discoveries and data emerging all the time. This information must be carefully and rigorously analysed using sophisticated mathematical techniques, and the authors successfuly explain both the data an the methods of analysis. This book combines a theoretical presentation of the methods with practical instructions and numerous Matlab recipes making it of the greatest use to the practising geologist and paleoclimatologist. This unique book provides a foundation for students and professionals alike who want answers to questions about the Earth's past, thus helping them to predict what is to come.
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