Phoenix Trees & Woodland in the British Landscape The Complete History of Britain's Trees Woods & Hedgerows Enjoy Oliver Rackham Ebook PDF

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Phoenix: Trees & Woodland in the British Landscape: The Complete History of Britain
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Book Info: Paperback, 256 pages Book's Category: "Science"
Book Tags: Science, Natural History Published First Time: December 31st 2001 by Phoenix (first published February 15th 2001)

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Long accepted as the best work on the subject, this is both a comprehensive history of Britain's woodlands and a field guide that presents trees individually and as part of the landscape. Extending from prehistoric times up to the Middle Ages, it also describes the subsequent decline until the present century. "This is the book that felled the romantic cliché of sylvan Eng Long accepted as the best work on the subject, this is both a comprehensive history of Britain's woodlands and a field guide that presents trees individually and as part of the landscape. Extending from prehistoric times up to the Middle Ages, it also describes the subsequent decline until the present century. "This is the book that felled the romantic cliché of sylvan England...There are heroes in this book as much as in any history, but they are ancient oaks and beeches and hornbeams..."--Simon Schama. "...a classic..."--Country Life.

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