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British islands and their vegetation

A. G. Tansley

British islands and their vegetation

by A. G. Tansley

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Published by Cambridge U.P in Cambridge .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Previous ed.1939. Vol.1.484p.,Vol.2.485 -930p.

Statementby A. G. Tansley. volume 2.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxviii, [442]p., 162 leaves of plates :
Number of Pages442
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20185684M


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About this book. From the publisher's original announcement: 'The first systematic account of the natural and semi-natural plant communities of the British Islands was published inunder the title Types of British Vegetation.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Tansley, A.G. (Arthur George), Sir, British islands and their vegetation. Cambridge [Eng.] University Press. The appearance of Professor Tansley's long-awaited book on British vegetation is an event of first-class importance to all interested in the ecology of the British islands.

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In fair condition, suitable as a study copy. No dust jacket. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not match the covers of the actual item. The definition of "British Islands", in its application to Acts passed after the establishment of the Irish Free State but before the commencement of this Act, includes the Republic of Ireland.

Irish Free State. The Irish Free State was established on 6 December and the Interpretation Act came into force on 1 January With effect. This book is concerned with the terrestrial vegetation of the Pacific islands in the tropical realm.

Aquatic vegetation will only be treated marginally where appropriate. THE BRITISH ISLANDS AND THEIR VEGETATION (2 VOLUMES) TANSLEY, SIR A.G. Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge SKU: £ View in basket Add to basket Reprint.

Two Volumes, Large 8vo., green clothbound hardbacks gilt, with gilt emblems to upper cover, with b/w pictorial dust jackets; Vol I: [xxxviii] + pp. The British Isles are a group of islands in the North Atlantic off the north-western coast of continental Europe, consisting of the islands of Great Britain, Ireland, the Isle of Man, the Hebrides and over six thousand smaller isles.

They have a total area of aboutkm 2 (, sq mi) and a combined population of almost 72 million, and include two sovereign states, the Republic of. The British Islands and Their Vegetation, first published ingives a comprehensive account of the vegetation of the country, with an ample physical and historical and a full complement of maps, charts, diagrams and photographs.

The book is written so as to be intelligible to everyone who is seriously interested in the subject and students. The British Islands and their Vegetation (Volume 2) by Tansley A and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at British Virgin Islands, British overseas territory in the eastern Caribbean is part of an island chain collectively known as the Virgin Islands, which makes up the northeastern extremity of the Greater Antilles.

Puerto Rico lies to the west. The British territory consists of 4 larger islands (Tortola, Anegada, Virgin Gorda, and Jost Van Dyke) and 32 smaller islands and islets, of which.

Main vegetation types are characterized in terms of their structure, distribution, ecology and dynamics, emphasizing the long-term vegetation changes since the late Pleistocene, historical impact of humans on vegetation and current changes in vegetation including the impact of alien species.

Vegetation Of Britain & Ireland (New Naturalist) Arthur Tansley published his magnum opus, The British Islands and their Vegetation, in and followed that with a version for the serious amateur in the style of the New Naturalist series, Britain’s Green Mantle, in Michael Proctor published a revised version of this in Since then he has been one of the editors of the five-volume.

The study integrates the palaeogeographic issues linked to the ancient and intriguing history of the different civilizations that succeeded on the islands for thousands of years. The book also focuses on the N habitats.

Contents - Preface. - Physyography.- History of the Flora and Vegetation.- Syntaxonomical Arrangment of Vegetation. Kerguelen Islands Glacier in the Kerguelen Islands. The Kerguelen Islands are a group of windswept Indian Ocean islands filled with glaciers, mountains, rocky outcrops, and vast plains of tussock grasses and mosses.

With a daily mean temperature ranging from to ⁰C ( to ⁰F), the Kerguelen Islands are not the first choice for human settlement, but the islands are a. Tansley’ similar retirement in July had afforded him time to complete what began as a revision of Types of British Vegetat and became his greatest work of synthesis, The British Islands and their Vegetat published by Cambridge University Press infor which he was awarded the Linnean Society’s gold medal.

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