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Agrarian landscape terms a glossary for historical geography by Ian H. Adams

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Published by Institute of British Geographers .
Written in English


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Statementby I.H. Adams.
SeriesSpecial publication -- no.9
ContributionsInstitute of British Geographers.
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Open LibraryOL21409662M

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