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The Resource Water management in the English landscape : field, marsh and meadow, edited by Hadrian Cook and Tom Williamson

Water management in the English landscape : field, marsh and meadow, edited by Hadrian Cook and Tom Williamson

Label
Water management in the English landscape : field, marsh and meadow
Title
Water management in the English landscape
Title remainder
field, marsh and meadow
Statement of responsibility
edited by Hadrian Cook and Tom Williamson
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
628.13
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
S494.5.W3+ (lccopycat)
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cook, Hadrian F
  • Williamson, Tom
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Water-supply, Agricultural
  • Water conservation
  • Landscape archaeology
  • Water resources development
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • Water conservation
  • Landscape archaeology
  • Water resources development
  • Water-supply, Agricultural
  • Landscape archaeology
  • Water conservation
  • Water resources development
  • Water-supply, Agricultural
  • England
Label
Water management in the English landscape : field, marsh and meadow, edited by Hadrian Cook and Tom Williamson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 244-265) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contributors -- Preface -- Abbreviations -- 1. Introduction: landscape, environment and history -- 2. Soil and water management: principles and purposes -- 3. The drainage of arable land in medieval England -- 4. Post-medieval field drainage -- 5. Arable land drainage in the nineteenth century -- 6. Wetland soils -- 7. Hydrological management in reclaimed wetlands -- 8. Romano-British reclamation of coastal wetlands -- 9. Medieval reclamation of marsh and fen -- 10. Post-medieval drainage of marsh and fen -- 11. Water meadows: their form, operation and plant ecology -- 12. The development of water meadows in the southern countries -- 13. Inappropiate technology? The history of 'floating' in the North and East of England -- 14. Historical changes in the nature conservation interest of the Fens of Cambridgeshire -- 15. Water management systems: drainage and conservation -- References -- Index
Control code
43476336
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 273 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585122847
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, fscsims., maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)43476336
Label
Water management in the English landscape : field, marsh and meadow, edited by Hadrian Cook and Tom Williamson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 244-265) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contributors -- Preface -- Abbreviations -- 1. Introduction: landscape, environment and history -- 2. Soil and water management: principles and purposes -- 3. The drainage of arable land in medieval England -- 4. Post-medieval field drainage -- 5. Arable land drainage in the nineteenth century -- 6. Wetland soils -- 7. Hydrological management in reclaimed wetlands -- 8. Romano-British reclamation of coastal wetlands -- 9. Medieval reclamation of marsh and fen -- 10. Post-medieval drainage of marsh and fen -- 11. Water meadows: their form, operation and plant ecology -- 12. The development of water meadows in the southern countries -- 13. Inappropiate technology? The history of 'floating' in the North and East of England -- 14. Historical changes in the nature conservation interest of the Fens of Cambridgeshire -- 15. Water management systems: drainage and conservation -- References -- Index
Control code
43476336
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 273 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585122847
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, fscsims., maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)43476336

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