Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Get Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - Woods, Hedges and Leafy Lanes by Richard Muir

The landscapes of Britain have been shaped by hundreds of generations, moulding the countryside to fit with their own ideals, through the planting of hedgerows and wooded pastures. This type of scenery has been long in the making, with new additions and flourishes being added every century, yet in today's modern world it is rapidly being transplanted by concrete and tarmac. In this absorbing new book, renowned landscape detective Richard Muir unravels the history of woods, hedgerows and leafy lanes, producing a fascinating account of a disappearing landscape.

Buy Woods, Hedges and Leafy Lanes by Richard Muir from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780752446158
ISBN-10: 0752446150
Format: Paperback
(235mm x 156mm x 10mm)
Pages: 192
Imprint: Tempus Publishing Ltd
Publisher: The History Press Ltd
Publish Date: 1-Mar-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Book Reviews - Woods, Hedges and Leafy Lanes by Richard Muir

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Woods, Hedges and Leafy Lanes book by Richard Muir and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review

Author Biography - Richard Muir

Dr Richard Muir, who describes himself as a Dalesman by birth and a Scot by inclination, is the author of over 40 books. He is also Honorary Research Fellow in Geography and Environment, University of Aberdeen. He is the author of Ancient Trees, Living Landscapes, published by Tempus.

Books By Richard Muir

Elegy for the Dale by Richard Muir
Paperback, August 2010
Lost Villages of Britain by Richard Muir
Paperback, July 2008
How to Read a Village by Richard Muir
Hardback, November 2007
Be Your Own Landscape Detective by Richard Muir
Hardback, February 2007