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Volume 10, issue 4
Clim. Past, 10, 1421–1439, 2014
© Author(s) 2014. This work is distributed under
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Clim. Past, 10, 1421–1439, 2014
© Author(s) 2014. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 25 Jul 2014

Research article | 25 Jul 2014

Warming, euxinia and sea level rise during the Paleocene–Eocene Thermal Maximum on the Gulf Coastal Plain: implications for ocean oxygenation and nutrient cycling

A. Sluijs et al.

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