Climate Change, driven by the Little Ice Age, produced a series of environmental catastrophes that together generated the worst famine in Korea’s history from 1670-1671.
The Little Ice Age did not have uniformly disastrous consequences. Some countries managed to survive with significantly less damage than others. Japan was one of these. What allowed them to do this?
The Little Ice Age of 1550-1850 in Europe and Asia had devastating effects on human well-being and should provide a number of lessons for dealing with climate change today.