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Understanding the British Countryside

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By: Peter Prag

190 pages, Col photos

Estates Gazette Ltd

Hardback | Dec 2001 | #120069 | ISBN: 0728203537
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About this book

Offers an insight into all aspects of our rural environment. It tells how our present day landscape has evolved and how it continues to be tended by those whose livelihoods depend upon it.


1. Introduction; 2. Arable Land; 3. Grassland; 4. Livestock; 5. The Uplands; 6. Woods and Forests; 7. Hedgerows, Paths and Bridleways; 8. Field Sports; 9. Behind the Scenery; 10.Diversification; 11.Current Trends and Future Changes; 12. Epilogue;

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