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PAST AND PRESENT VEGETATION OF THE ISLE OF SKYE: A PALAEOECOLOGICAL STUDY

by H.J.B. Birks

Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st. 1973

Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper. Large format. Green cloth, gilt title to spine. Four main parts: a general introduction to the nature of the investigation and an explanation of the nomenclature and terminology used throughout the volume; a survey of the present-day flora and vegetation of the Isle of Skye; techniques used in the palaeocological investigations; and a reconstruction of the ecosystem of Skye in Late-Devensian times as determined by theses techniques. xi and 415 pages including index.

Minor foxing to text block. Dustwrapper is lightly edge-worn with a few small closed tears, no loss.

ISBN: 0521085330
Stock no. 1809027

 

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