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The moorlands of England and Wales : an environmental history 8000 BC to AD 2000 / I.G. Simmons.

  • Simmons, I. G. (Ian Gordon), 1937-
Date
[2003], ©2003
  • Books

About this work

Publication/Creation

Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, [2003], ©2003.

Physical description

viii, 414 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references (p. 406-407) and index.

Contents

The huge expanse of the moor -- The millennia of the hunter-gatherers -- The millennia of an agriculturalist economy -- Into an industrial economy -- Vegetation management and nature conservation -- More detailed histories -- Representations from the imaginations -- 'Too far for you to see'.

Languages

  • English


Where to find it

  • LocationStatus
    History of Medicine
    AOX /SIM
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Identifiers

ISBN

  • 0748617310
  • 9780748617319
  • 0748617302
  • 9780748617302