Forests, foresters and society in the new world

J. M. Powell

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AMERICANS AND THEIR FORESTS: A Historical Geography by Michael Williams. 26 x 18 cm, xxii and 599 pages. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge 1990, first published 1989 (ISBN 0 521 33247 8) $A110.00 (hard). HISTORY OF NEW ZEALAND FORESTRY by Michael Roche. 24 x 15 cm, 466 pages. New Zealand Forestry Corporation and GP Books: Wellington 1990 (ISBN 0 477 0004 5) $NZ59.95 (hard). AUSTRALIA'S EVER CHANGING FORESTS: Proceedings of the First National Conference on Australian Forest History edited by Kevin J. Frawley and Noel M. Semple. 25 x 17 cm, x and 529 pages. Special Publication No 1, Department of Geography and Oceanography, Australian Defence Force Academy: Canberra 1989 (ISBN 0 7317 0084 8) $A15.00 (soft).

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)77-80
Number of pages4
JournalAustralian Geographer
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1 May 1992


  • Environmental history
  • Forests
  • Historical geography
  • New World

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