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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
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Aberth, John
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Human ecology
  • Nature
  • Four elements (Philosophy)
  • Forests and forestry
  • Animals
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Middle Ages
  • Europe
  • Europe
  • Europe
Label
An environmental history of the Middle Ages : the crucible of nature, John Aberth
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Publication
Note
"Simultaneously published in the USA and Canada"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references(pages [280]-307) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
666242832
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 326 pages
Isbn
9780203107690
Lccn
2012002332
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
An environmental history of the Middle Ages : the crucible of nature, John Aberth
Publication
Note
"Simultaneously published in the USA and Canada"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references(pages [280]-307) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
666242832
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 326 pages
Isbn
9780203107690
Lccn
2012002332
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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