By K. Jan Oosthoek,Richard Hölzl
Northern Europe used to be, by means of many debts, the birthplace of a lot of contemporary forestry perform, and for centuries the region's woodlands have performed an outsize function in diplomacy, fiscal progress, and the advance of nationwide identification. throughout 11 chapters, the individuals to this quantity survey the histories of country forestry coverage in Scandinavia, the Low nations, Germany, Poland, and nice Britain from the early sleek interval to the current. every one explores the complicated interrelationships of state-building, source administration, wisdom move, and alternate over a interval characterised by way of ongoing modernization and evolving environmental awareness.
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Managing Northern Europe's Forests: Histories from the Age of Improvement to the Age of Ecology (Environment in History: International Perspectives) by K. Jan Oosthoek,Richard Hölzl