Articles | Volume 9, issue 1
Clim. Past, 9, 191–209, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-9-191-2013

Special issue: Progress in paleoclimate modelling

Clim. Past, 9, 191–209, 2013
https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-9-191-2013
Research article
25 Jan 2013
Research article | 25 Jan 2013

Large-scale features of Pliocene climate: results from the Pliocene Model Intercomparison Project

A. M. Haywood et al.

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