The Resource European settlement and land-cover change : the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia during the 18th century, Robert D. Mitchell, Edward F. Connor, and Warren R. Hofstra ; with the assistance of Galtjo L. Geertsma and Elizabeth Vander Berg

European settlement and land-cover change : the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia during the 18th century, Robert D. Mitchell, Edward F. Connor, and Warren R. Hofstra ; with the assistance of Galtjo L. Geertsma and Elizabeth Vander Berg

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European settlement and land-cover change : the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia during the 18th century
Title
European settlement and land-cover change
Title remainder
the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia during the 18th century
Statement of responsibility
Robert D. Mitchell, Edward F. Connor, and Warren R. Hofstra ; with the assistance of Galtjo L. Geertsma and Elizabeth Vander Berg
Title variation
The Shenandoah Valley of Virginia during the 18th century
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Landscape and environmental study of forest, open land areas, soil and land clearance during the colonial settlement period in the Valley of Virginia, in particular of Berkeley, Frederick, Shenandoah, Rockingham, Augusta and Rockbridge counties. Includes analysis of surveys/records and the land grant process employed during that time, with an emphasis on Frederick County. References to impact on both flora (specific trees, etc.) and fauna (grazing animals and game). Numerous references to recorded accounts of the time
Cataloging source
VMC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
European settlement and land-cover change : the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia during the 18th century, Robert D. Mitchell, Edward F. Connor, and Warren R. Hofstra ; with the assistance of Galtjo L. Geertsma and Elizabeth Vander Berg
Publication
Note
"Final report, National Geographic Society grant #4381-90, (1991-1992), June 1993."
Control code
37947989
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
i, 105 p.
Other physical details
ill., maps

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