Loch Lomondside

By: Mitchell, John

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First edition. Illustrated, large 8vo, pp 232, a very good new copy in an unfaded dustwrapper. [This book is a comprehensive account of the history and natural history of this internationally famous area, which is one of the first National Parks in Scotland. For centuries, Loch Lomondside has been celebrated for its outstanding scenery. The area supports a rich tapestry of water and wild land, forest and woodland, farmland and settlement. It includes architectural and archaeological features of considerable importance, and has been celebrated by many great writers including Walter Scott, John Ruskin and William Wordsworth. Loch Lomondside is the most popular countryside destination in Scotland, attracting more than 2 million visitors each year. Over 70 percent of the population of Scotland are less than 1 hour's travelling time from the area. This book covers the history of the Loch and its people, forestry, agriculture and fisheries, the natural history, recreational activities, and conservation, past, present and future. It complements other regional volumes in the New Naturalist series which include the Hebrides, Orkney and the Shetland Islands.]

Title: Loch Lomondside

Author Name: Mitchell, John

Categories: Conservation, New Naturalist, Topography, Agriculture, Fishes, Local History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Harper Collins: 2001

ISBN Number: 0002201453

ISBN Number 13: 9780002201452

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Seller ID: 009426

Keywords: lomond.scotland.