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Taming the Flood: A History and Natural History of Rivers and Wetlands

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Taming the Flood

In 2014 the Somerset Levels suffered from the worst flooding in over twenty...

NHBS Price: £9.99 $13/€12 approx

By: Jeremy Purseglove (Author)

320 pages, 16 pp of col plates, line illus

Oxford University Press

Paperback | Dec 1989 | #5792 | ISBN: 0192860917
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Hardback | Dec 1988 | #4199 | ISBN: 0192158910
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About this book

With the wholesale destruction of our wetland habitats over the last forty years, there has been an increasing awareness of the need to preserve this heritage. Written by a landscape architect in the water industry, this book is a practical guide to river and wetland management without destruction.


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