In this video, Professor Bruce Campbell speaks about the link between volcanic forcing of global climate and the English food crisis of 1258 famine.

About the Tool

Tool Name Global climates, the 1257 mega-eruption of Samalas Volcano, Indonesia, and the 1258 English food crisis
Discipline Humanities
Topic(s) in Discipline Climate and History
Climate Topic Climate and the Anthroposphere; Climate and History
Type of Tool Video
Grade Level Undergraduate
Language English
Developed by Bruce Campbell (The Queen’s University of Belfast)
Hosted at Talk at Royal Historical Society
Access Online
Computer Skills Basic