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Author Oosthoek, Jan.

Title Conquering the Highlands : a history of the afforestation of the Scottish uplands / Jan Oosthoek.

Imprint Acton, A.C.T. : ANU E Press, 2013.


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Description 1 online resource
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
data file rda
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction - The nature and development of the forests since the last ice age - Scottish forestry in the 19th century - The upland question - Post-war policy : the end of the strategic reserve - Contradictions in the forests : economics versus conservation - Landscape aesthetics, conservation and public access before 1940 - Landscape aesthetics, conservation and public access after 1940 - Foresters as naturalists - The end of monoculture forestry - The past and the future.
Language English.
Subject Afforestation -- Scotland.
Afforestation -- Environmental aspects -- Scotland.
Forests and forestry -- Scotland.
Sustainable forestry -- Scotland.
Scotland -- History.
Agriculture and farming.
Forestry and silviculture: practice and techniques.
Technology, engineering, agriculture.
SCIENCE -- Life Sciences -- Ecology.
Afforestation. (OCoLC)fst00798927
Afforestation -- Environmental aspects. (OCoLC)fst00798929
Forests and forestry. (OCoLC)fst00932632
Sustainable forestry. (OCoLC)fst01139767
Scotland. (OCoLC)fst01206715
Earth & Environmental Sciences.
Indexed Term Ecology
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Electronic books.
Other Form: 1-922144-78-9
ISBN 9781922144799 (electronic bk.)
1922144797 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000050418808
AU@ 000050858925
AU@ 000060581881
GBVCP 1008658251
GBVCP 86575425X
AU@ 000066352269

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