Die Inlandeis-Theorie, seit 100 Jahren fester Bestandteil der Deutschen Quartärforschung

Karlheinz Kaiser
Especially the reasons of two basic conceptions have influenced in a decisive way the history of the investigation of the Quaternary ice age, but also of the pre-Quaternary periods during the course of the earth's history. First the exceptional position of the Quaternary as compared with earlier by far longer lasting ice age systems, due to climatic variations, is caused by the fact of once by far more extensive glaciations upon the earth. The view...