Britain’s Structure and Scenery (Collins New Naturalist by L. Dudley Stamp

By L. Dudley Stamp

Britains constitution and surroundings bargains with the actual history, the level on which the drama of existence is performed and which supplies the basic setting for crops,

It will be tough to discover a space of similar dimension at any place on this planet with this type of number of actual stipulations, surroundings and for that reason of plant and animal lifestyles because the British Isles. Our place of origin is certainly a geological museum, epitomising in miniature the geological historical past of the globe. every one hill and valley, every one plateau and undeniable displays the underlying geological constitution or construct; this quantity makes an attempt not just to explain the outside gains, but additionally to cartoon the lengthy and complicated sequence of occasions that have given the land its current shape - the development of the British Isles. It hence bargains with the actual heritage, the level on which the drama of lifestyles is performed and which supplies the elemental atmosphere for vegetation, animals and man.

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