Articles | Volume 8, issue 3
Clim. Past, 8, 877–887, 2012
https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-8-877-2012
Clim. Past, 8, 877–887, 2012
https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-8-877-2012

Research article 03 May 2012

Research article | 03 May 2012

Precipitation variability in the winter rainfall zone of South Africa during the last 1400 yr linked to the austral westerlies

J. C. Stager et al.

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