From Roman Gold, to Merovingian “Pale Gold,” to Medieval Silver
Paper by Michael McCormick
Given at the Climate, Pollution and Economic Growth in Human History: New results from the Historical Ice Core Project, at Harvard University, on November 14, 2018
The lecture is based on the findings presented in recent article: “Alpine ice-core evidence for the transformation of the European monetary system, AD 640–670” – click here to read the article.
See also: Tephra Evidence of the 536AD Volcanic Eruption, by Andrei V. Kurbatov
See also: Extending the Climate Record into the Pre-Instrumental Era, Decades to Millennia, by Paul A. Mayewski