The data for Fig. 7.3 "The temperature change in Greenland over the last 90,000 years," taken from Blunier, T. and Brook, E. J. (2001) Timing of millennial-scale climate change in Antarctica and Greenland during the last glacial period. // Science, 291,109-A2. I express my deep gratitude to Mike Bailey for permission to reproduce the illustration in Fig. 6.1 "Curves of growth rings in oaks that grew in the Garry-God (Northern Ireland) during the events of 1628 BC. e. ". Image changed somewhat compared to the published in the Baillie, M. (2000) Exodus to Arthur, Batsford, London.