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The Resource A meeting of land and sea : nature and the future of Martha's Vineyard, David R. Foster ; illustrations by Brian R. Hall ; photography by David R. Foster

A meeting of land and sea : nature and the future of Martha's Vineyard, David R. Foster ; illustrations by Brian R. Hall ; photography by David R. Foster

Label
A meeting of land and sea : nature and the future of Martha's Vineyard
Title
A meeting of land and sea
Title remainder
nature and the future of Martha's Vineyard
Statement of responsibility
David R. Foster ; illustrations by Brian R. Hall ; photography by David R. Foster
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Foster, David R.
Dewey number
974.4/94
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hall, Brian R
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Natural history
  • Ecology
  • Conservation of natural resources
  • Indians of North America
  • Martha's Vineyard (Mass.)
  • Martha's Vineyard (Mass.)
  • Martha's Vineyard (Mass.)
Label
A meeting of land and sea : nature and the future of Martha's Vineyard, David R. Foster ; illustrations by Brian R. Hall ; photography by David R. Foster
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-322) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
I. The lay of the land. Landscape history and ecology ; The setting and stage -- II. Shaping the island : prehistory to A.D. 1600. Geology and sea level rise ; Climate and vegetation dynamics ; People on the coast -- III. Shaping the land : history through the twenty-first century. Winds that roil the island ; Waves that waste the coast ; 1850 : the landscape that became today ; Making the modern landsape ; Conserving the Vineyard -- IV. Shaping the present and the future. Exploring the natural and cultural landscape ; Wildlife ; Planning the island ; A conservation fututre ; Perspectives in island time
Control code
19035198
Dimensions
23 x 27 cm
Extent
xv, 336 pages
Isbn
9780300214178
Lccn
2016937232
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps (chiefly color)
Label
A meeting of land and sea : nature and the future of Martha's Vineyard, David R. Foster ; illustrations by Brian R. Hall ; photography by David R. Foster
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-322) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
I. The lay of the land. Landscape history and ecology ; The setting and stage -- II. Shaping the island : prehistory to A.D. 1600. Geology and sea level rise ; Climate and vegetation dynamics ; People on the coast -- III. Shaping the land : history through the twenty-first century. Winds that roil the island ; Waves that waste the coast ; 1850 : the landscape that became today ; Making the modern landsape ; Conserving the Vineyard -- IV. Shaping the present and the future. Exploring the natural and cultural landscape ; Wildlife ; Planning the island ; A conservation fututre ; Perspectives in island time
Control code
19035198
Dimensions
23 x 27 cm
Extent
xv, 336 pages
Isbn
9780300214178
Lccn
2016937232
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps (chiefly color)

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