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The Resource Environmental history of the UK defence estate, 1945 to the present, Marianna Dudley

Environmental history of the UK defence estate, 1945 to the present, Marianna Dudley

Label
Environmental history of the UK defence estate, 1945 to the present
Title
Environmental history of the UK defence estate, 1945 to the present
Statement of responsibility
Marianna Dudley
Title variation
Environmental history of the United Kingdom defence estate, 1945 to the present
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book explores the environmental history of the British military through a comparative framework of five key sites in England and Wales. The military presence at these places, it is claimed, has protected them from more damaging land uses such as intensive agriculture, urban sprawl and industrial development. The book examines such claims and explores how and why the military has embraced nature conservation policies. The greening of the MOD and khaki conservation are critically examined in an historical context. The emergence of the training landscapes as protected spaces is contrasted wi
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Dudley, Marianna
Dewey number
355.7
Index
index present
LC call number
U43.G7
LC item number
D83 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Great Britain
  • Land use
  • Military art and science
  • 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000
  • Military history
  • HISTORY
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • Land use
  • Military art and science
  • Military readiness
  • Great Britain
Label
Environmental history of the UK defence estate, 1945 to the present, Marianna Dudley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Half title; Title page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgements; List of Abbreviations; 1. Introduction; 2. Dartmoor; 3. Castlemartin; 4. Salisbury Plain Training Area; 5. Tyneham; 6. Sennybridge Training Area; 7. Conclusion; Appendix; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
793996920
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (273 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441120250
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781441120250
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)793996920
Label
Environmental history of the UK defence estate, 1945 to the present, Marianna Dudley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Half title; Title page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgements; List of Abbreviations; 1. Introduction; 2. Dartmoor; 3. Castlemartin; 4. Salisbury Plain Training Area; 5. Tyneham; 6. Sennybridge Training Area; 7. Conclusion; Appendix; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
793996920
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (273 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441120250
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781441120250
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)793996920

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