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Pooley, Simon

Burning Table Mountain

Pooley, Simon - Burning Table Mountain, ebook

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Table of contents

1. Introduction
Simon Pooley

Part I. Fire at the Cape from Prehistory to 1900

2. Fire at the Cape: From Prehistory to 1795
Simon Pooley

3. Fire at the Cape: British Colonial Rule, 1795–1900
Simon Pooley

Part II. Fynbos, Fire Research and Management, c.1900–99

4. Science, Management and Fire in Fynbos: 1900–45
Simon Pooley

5. Science, Management and Fire in Fynbos: 1945–99
Simon Pooley

Part III. Fire on the Cape Peninsula, 1900–2000

6. Fire Geography and Urbanisation on the Cape Peninsula
Simon Pooley

7. Conserving Table Mountain
Simon Pooley

8. Afforestation, Plant Invasions and Fire
Simon Pooley

9. Socio-Economic Causes of Fire: Population, Utilisation and Recreation
Simon Pooley

10. Fire on the Cape Peninsula, 1900–2000
Simon Pooley

11. Conclusion
Simon Pooley

Keywords: History, Imperialism and Colonialism, Human Geography, Public Health, Social History, International Relations, Nature Conservation

Author(s)
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2014
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Palgrave Studies in World Environmental History
Page amount
326 pages
Category
History
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9781137415448
Printed ISBN
978-1-349-49059-2

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