Scotland, Land and People: An Inhabited Solitude

Scotland, Land and People: An Inhabited Solitude

by James McCarthy
     
 


An examination of the impact of human society on Scotland's landscape. James McCarthy charts the relationship between the land and the people who inhabit it, giving an overview that sweeps from the geological fundamentals to a forward-looking appraisal of ecologically sensitive issues - land ownership, exploitation of resources, and conservation of Scotland's…  See more details below

Overview


An examination of the impact of human society on Scotland's landscape. James McCarthy charts the relationship between the land and the people who inhabit it, giving an overview that sweeps from the geological fundamentals to a forward-looking appraisal of ecologically sensitive issues - land ownership, exploitation of resources, and conservation of Scotland's natural heritage.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780946487578
Publisher:
Luath Press, Limited
Publication date:
08/28/2004
Pages:
172
Product dimensions:
5.32(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.68(d)

Meet the Author


James McCarthy, former Deputy Director for Scotland of the Nature Conservancy Council, is now a Board Meiber of SNH. He has extensive experience both of introducing visitors to the best of natural Scotland, and training professionals from conservation organisations.

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