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Shaping Medieval Landscapes: Settlement, Society, Environment

By: Tom Williamson (Author)

214 pages, B/w photos, maps

Windgather Press

Paperback | Dec 2003 | #149542 | ISBN: 0954557581
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Discusses the dichotomy between 'planned' and 'ancient', 'woodland' and 'champion' landscapes; between areas where nucleated villages were separated by regular open fields, as opposed to isolated farms and small hamlets with fields enclosed by hedges and larger amounts of woodland. Collating a great deal of information from an area extending from the Thames to the Wash, Williamson reveals fresh insights into the complex social, economic and demographic pressures that led to regional variation in landscape types.

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