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Climate of the Past An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
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Droughts over centuries: what can documentary evidence tell us about drought variability, severity and human responses?
Editor(s): R. Brazdil, A. Kiss, G. Blöschl, S. Grab, and J. Luterbacher More information

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07 Nov 2019
Low Water Stage Marks on Hunger Stones: Verification for the Elbe River in 1616–2015
Libor Elleder, Ladislav Kašpárek, Jolana Šírová, and Tomas Kabelka
Clim. Past Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-2019-113,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-2019-113, 2019
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17 Oct 2019
The extreme drought of 1842 in Europe as described by both documentary data and instrumental measurements
Rudolf Brázdil, Gaston R. Demarée, Andrea Kiss, Petr Dobrovolný, Kateřina Chromá, Miroslav Trnka, Lukáš Dolák, Ladislava Řezníčková, Pavel Zahradníček, Danuta Limanowka, and Sylvie Jourdain
Clim. Past, 15, 1861–1884, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-15-1861-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-15-1861-2019, 2019
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11 Oct 2019
A comparison of drought information in early North American colonial documentary records and a high-resolution tree-ring-based reconstruction
Sam White
Clim. Past, 15, 1809–1824, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-15-1809-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-15-1809-2019, 2019
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07 Oct 2019
Historical droughts in the Qing dynasty (1644–1911) of China and the role of human interventions
Kuan-Hui Elaine Lin, Pao K. Wang, Pi-Ling Pai, Yu-Shiuan Lin, and Chih-Wei Wang
Clim. Past Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-2019-115,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-2019-115, 2019
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24 Sep 2019
“Everything is scorched by the burning sun”: Missionary perspectives and experiences of 19th and early 20th century droughts in semi-arid central Namibia
Stefan Grab and Tizian Zumthurm
Clim. Past Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-2019-95,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-2019-95, 2019
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24 Sep 2019
A survey of the impacts of summer droughts in England, 1200–1700
Kathleen Pribyl
Clim. Past Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-2019-116,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-2019-116, 2019
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19 Sep 2019
Droughts in Bern and in Rouen from the 14th to the beginning of the 18th century derived from documentary evidence
Chantal Camenisch and Melanie Salvisberg
Clim. Past Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-2019-114,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-2019-114, 2019
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12 Sep 2019
Reconstructions of Droughts in Germany since 1500
Rüdiger Glaser and Michael Kahle
Clim. Past Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-2019-104,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-2019-104, 2019
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03 Sep 2019
Reassessing long-term drought risk and societal impacts in Shenyang, Liaoning province, Northeast China (CE 1200–2015)
LingYun Tang, Neil Macdonald, Heather Sangster, Richard Chiverrell, and Rachel Gaulton
Clim. Past Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-2019-106,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-2019-106, 2019
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02 Sep 2019
Rogation ceremonies: a key to understanding past drought variability in northeastern Spain since 1650
Ernesto Tejedor, Martín de Luis, Mariano Barriendos, José María Cuadrat, Jürg Luterbacher, and Miguel Ángel Saz
Clim. Past, 15, 1647–1664, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-15-1647-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-15-1647-2019, 2019
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10 Jul 2019
The weather behind words – new methodologies for integrated hydrometeorological reconstruction through documentary sources
Salvador Gil-Guirado, Juan José Gómez-Navarro, and Juan Pedro Montávez
Clim. Past, 15, 1303–1325, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-15-1303-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-15-1303-2019, 2019
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11 Jun 2019
Droughts in the area of Poland in recent centuries
Rajmund Przybylak, Piotr Oliński, Marcin Koprowski, Janusz Filipiak, Aleksandra Pospieszyńska, Waldemar Chorążyczewski, Radosław Puchałka, and Henryk P. Dąbrowski
Clim. Past Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-2019-64,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-2019-64, 2019
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29 Apr 2019
Long-term variability of drought indices in the Czech Lands and effects of external forcings and large-scale climate variability modes
Jiří Mikšovský, Rudolf Brázdil, Miroslav Trnka, and Petr Pišoft
Clim. Past, 15, 827–847, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-15-827-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-15-827-2019, 2019
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11 Feb 2019
Extreme droughts/floods and their impacts on harvest derived from historical documents in Eastern China during 801–1910
Zhixin Hao, Maowei Wu, Jingyun Zheng, Jiewei Chen, Xuezhen Zhang, and Shiwei Luo
Clim. Past Discuss., https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-2019-14,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-2019-14, 2019
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07 Jan 2019
Extreme droughts and human responses to them: the Czech Lands in the pre-instrumental period
Rudolf Brázdil, Petr Dobrovolný, Miroslav Trnka, Ladislava Řezníčková, Lukáš Dolák, and Oldřich Kotyza
Clim. Past, 15, 1–24, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-15-1-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-15-1-2019, 2019
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11 Dec 2018
Documentary data and the study of past droughts: a global state of the art
Rudolf Brázdil, Andrea Kiss, Jürg Luterbacher, David J. Nash, and Ladislava Řezníčková
Clim. Past, 14, 1915–1960, https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-14-1915-2018,https://doi.org/10.5194/cp-14-1915-2018, 2018
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