Voices Of The Forest: A Social History Of Scottish Forestry In The Twentieth Century by Mairi StewartVoices Of The Forest: A Social History Of Scottish Forestry In The Twentieth Century by Mairi Stewart

Voices Of The Forest: A Social History Of Scottish Forestry In The Twentieth Century

byMairi Stewart

Paperback | May 1, 2016

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The creation of large new tracts of forest, together with the development of a modern wood processing sector, was the single biggest transformation to occur in the Scottish countryside during the twentieth century. While the environmental and landscape impacts of this change have been much commented upon, its impact on Scottish culture and society has attracted comparatively little attention. This book tells the fascinating story of the human side of forestry, drawing heavily on the thoughts, experiences and reflections of a wide range of individuals from all levels and all sectors of the industry.
Mairi Stewart graduated in Geography from Glasgow University. After spending ten years working in conservation and land management, her interest in woodland history led her to undertake an MPhil at the University of St Andrews. She subsequently worked as a project officer at the Centre for Environmental History at the University of Sti...
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Title:Voices Of The Forest: A Social History Of Scottish Forestry In The Twentieth CenturyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:304 pages, 9.75 × 9.5 × 0.9 inPublished:May 1, 2016Publisher:Birlinn LtdLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:190656664X

ISBN - 13:9781906566647

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