A history of the native woodlands of Scotland, 1500-1920 by T. C. Smout

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Published by Edinburgh University Press in Edinburgh .

Written in English

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  • Scotland

Subjects:

  • Forests and forestry -- Scotland -- History.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 404-421) and index.

Book details

StatementT.C. Smout, Alan R. MacDonald, and Fiona Watson.
ContributionsMacDonald, Alan R., 1969-, Watson, Fiona J.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsSD183 .S66 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 434 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages434
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3452243M
ISBN 100748612416
LC Control Number2005360304
OCLC/WorldCa57355899

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The History of Scotland stretches to prehistoric times, and includes major social, economic, cultural, religious and political themes.

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