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The Resource An environmental history of the Middle Ages : the crucible of nature, John Aberth

An environmental history of the Middle Ages : the crucible of nature, John Aberth

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An environmental history of the Middle Ages : the crucible of nature
Title
An environmental history of the Middle Ages
Title remainder
the crucible of nature
Statement of responsibility
John Aberth
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Aberth, John
Dewey number
304.2094/0902
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human ecology
  • Nature
  • Europe
  • Europe
  • Four elements (Philosophy)
  • Forests and forestry
  • Animals
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Europe
  • Middle Ages
Label
An environmental history of the Middle Ages : the crucible of nature, John Aberth
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Simultaneously published in the USA and Canada"--Title page verso
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 280-307) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Part I. Air, Water, Earth: In the beginning ... ; Worshipping the elements; The Medieval warm period; Harnessing the elements; Collaboration, or exploitation?; The little Ice Age; Earth, wind, and death; Environmental causes of the plague; Man-made pollution of the environment; The poison thesis; Weather magic -- Part II. Forest: Pre-Christian tree cults; Surviving wildwood at the start of the Middle Ages; The early Medieval woodland; An era of "great clearances"?; A brief history of the royal forest of England; The evidence of the eyre rolls; Managing the king's woods; Disafforestment and the rise of private woodland; The management of woods elsewhere; Shaping the idea of wilderness; A renaissance in regrowth of the forest? -- Part III. Beast: Animals on the farm: the early Middle Ages; Animals on the farm: the high and lMiddle Ages; Animals as pets and companions; Animals of the hunt: origins of Medieval hunting; Animals of the hunt : deer and other game; Animals of the hunt: romance vs. reality; Animals of the hunt: falconry and fishing; Animals and disease; Animals on trial; Animals in the bed; Animals and magic
Control code
ocn823170079
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 326 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203107690
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)823170079
Label
An environmental history of the Middle Ages : the crucible of nature, John Aberth
Publication
Note
"Simultaneously published in the USA and Canada"--Title page verso
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 280-307) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Part I. Air, Water, Earth: In the beginning ... ; Worshipping the elements; The Medieval warm period; Harnessing the elements; Collaboration, or exploitation?; The little Ice Age; Earth, wind, and death; Environmental causes of the plague; Man-made pollution of the environment; The poison thesis; Weather magic -- Part II. Forest: Pre-Christian tree cults; Surviving wildwood at the start of the Middle Ages; The early Medieval woodland; An era of "great clearances"?; A brief history of the royal forest of England; The evidence of the eyre rolls; Managing the king's woods; Disafforestment and the rise of private woodland; The management of woods elsewhere; Shaping the idea of wilderness; A renaissance in regrowth of the forest? -- Part III. Beast: Animals on the farm: the early Middle Ages; Animals on the farm: the high and lMiddle Ages; Animals as pets and companions; Animals of the hunt: origins of Medieval hunting; Animals of the hunt : deer and other game; Animals of the hunt: romance vs. reality; Animals of the hunt: falconry and fishing; Animals and disease; Animals on trial; Animals in the bed; Animals and magic
Control code
ocn823170079
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 326 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203107690
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)823170079

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