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Table of contents
1. Introduction to the Geographical Study of Viticulture and Wine Production
Percy H. Dougherty
Terroir: At the Heart of Geography
3. Geography and the American Viticultural Areas Process, Including a Case Study of Lodi, California
Deborah L. Elliott-Fisk
The Wiley-Blackwell Companion to Economic Geography presents students and researchers with a comprehensive overview of the field, put together by a prestigious editorial team, with contributions from an international cast of prominent scholars. Offers a fully revised, expanded, and…
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This volume brings together leading scholars in the geography and history of twentieth-century Britain to illustrate the contribution that geographical thinking can make to understanding modern Britain.
The first collection to explore the contribution that geographical thinking can make…