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critical geography of Britain"s state forests

Judith Tsouvalis

critical geography of Britain"s state forests

by Judith Tsouvalis

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain. -- Forestry Commission -- History,
  • Forests and forestry -- Great Britain -- History,
  • Forest management -- Great Britain -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [205]-214) and index

    StatementJudith Tsouvalis
    SeriesOxford geographical and environmental studies
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSD179 .T76 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 227 p. ;
    Number of Pages227
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17011563M
    ISBN 100198234171
    LC Control Number00046514

      Interactive map: Great British woods and forests With the help of the Woodland Trust we've chosen the best woods and forests around Britain. Use . Hi Natalie – thanks for your comment. You may want to check your own sources before being so openly critical. The ancient woodland of Epping Forest covers 2,ha or 24km2 ( sq miles) making it very much smaller than any of those listed in my top ten largest UK forests.

    ‘For me, the Forestry Commission ranks with the NHS and the Houses of Parliament as key to our British way of life. This wonderful book describes the Commission’s evolution over its first years, but amid the vastly increased need for more trees in Britain, for timber, to help combat climate change and tree diseases the Forestry Commission continues to play an absolutely indispensable. Great Britain is an island in the North Atlantic Ocean off the northwest coast of continental an area of , km 2 (80, sq mi), it is the largest of the British Isles, the largest European island, and the ninth-largest island in the world. In , Great Britain had a population of about 61 million people, making it the world's third-most populous island after Java in.

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Critical geography of Britain"s state forests by Judith Tsouvalis Download PDF EPUB FB2

A Critical Geography of Britain’s State Forests. A review of the book on Britains’s state forests by J Tsouvalis; Oxford University Press, Oxford,pages, £ cloth ISBN Ari Aukusti Lehtinen/Department of Geography, University of Joensuu, P.O.

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A Critical Geography of Britain's State Forests Oxford Geographical and Environmental Studies Series: : Tsouvalis, Judith: Books. A Critical Geography of Britain's State Forests Judith Tsouvalis Oxford Geographical and Environmental Studies Series.

Explores Britain's changing vision of, and policy towards, forests and trees. An unusual in-depth look at the functioning of the Forestry Commissison.

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A Critical Geography of Britain's State Forests £ This book traces the changing fortune of forests and trees in Britain and people's changing relations with them. It investigates traditional woodland management practices and considers how they came to be supplanted by scientific forestry knowledge and methods.

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