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The English rural landscape

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

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Land use, Rural -- England -- History,
    • Landscape -- England -- History,
    • England -- Historical geography,
    • England -- Rural conditions

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 336-341) and index.

      Statementedited by Joan Thirsk.
      ContributionsThirsk, Joan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA600 .E66 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination352 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages352
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6898738M
      ISBN 10019866219X
      LC Control Number00703261
      OCLC/WorldCa42835406

      Atlas of the Irish Rural Landscape is a well balanced collection of informative maps and diagrams along with flowing text and evocative photography. The early chapters cover almost every aspect of Irish history that has left a lasting mark on the landscape; from early Bronze Age settlements through the growth of agriculture during the middle 5/5(9). Examines the questions and conflicts that arise in managing the historic rural landscape. The book covers: evaluating what is significant in the landscape; the relationship of landscape management to the preservation of historic buildings; and issues arising when the landscape needs to be used.

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