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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 ; photograhy 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 ; photograhy 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 ; photograhy by David R. Foster
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Photographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Foster, David R.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
  • F72.M5
  • QH105.M4
LC item number
  • F67 2017
  • F67 2017
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
  • Martha's Vineyard (Mass.)
  • Martha's Vineyard (Mass.)
  • Martha's Vineyard (Mass.)
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Natural history
  • Ecology
  • Antiquities
  • Conservation of natural resources
  • Massachusetts
Label
A meeting of land and sea : nature and the future of Martha's Vineyard, David R. Foster ; illustrations by Brian R. Hall ; photograhy 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
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
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
ocn952647181
Dimensions
23 x 27 cm
Extent
xv, 336 pages
Isbn
9780300214178
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)952647181
Label
A meeting of land and sea : nature and the future of Martha's Vineyard, David R. Foster ; illustrations by Brian R. Hall ; photograhy 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
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
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
ocn952647181
Dimensions
23 x 27 cm
Extent
xv, 336 pages
Isbn
9780300214178
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, maps (chiefly color)
System control number
(OCoLC)952647181

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