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Historic landscapes

Historic landscapes

identification, recording, and management : edited proceedings of a one-day conference held at the Department of Geography, Polytechnic of North London, March 11th, 1978.


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Published by [The Department] in [London] .
Written in English

  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Landscape protection -- Great Britain -- Congresses,
    • Landscape -- Great Britain -- Congresses

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      SeriesOccasional paper - Department of Geography, Polytechnic of North London
      ContributionsPolytechnic of North London. Dept. of Geography.
      LC ClassificationsQH77.G7 H57
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[1], 117 [i.e. 132] p. :
      Number of Pages132
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4490508M
      LC Control Number79320174

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