Understanding the historical landscape in its environmental setting

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T. Christopher Smout
Scottish Cultural Press, 2002 - History - 95 pages
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As concern for the countryside becomes ever more serious, and agencies are faced with conflicting objectives, this book highlights specific concerns from different perspectives--that of the archaeologist, the geographer, the countryside planner, the landowner, and the forester. It examines the efforts these differing bodies are making to understand the environment and illustrating the ways in which each can enrich the other's understanding and management of the landscape.

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Contents

List of Contributors
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The Northern Landscape Yesterday Today and Tomorrow
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Towards a Strategy
20
Copyright

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T. C. Smout is Historiographer Royal, University of St. Andrews.

Alan R. MacDonald is lecturer in history, University of Dundee.

Fiona Watson is senior lecturer in history, University of Stirling.

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