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Published by Longmans, Green, in conjunction with Geographical Publications in London .
Written in English



  • Great Britain.


  • Land Utilisation Survey of Britain.,
  • Agriculture -- Great Britain.,
  • Land use -- Great Britain.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsS455 .S732
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 507 p.
Number of Pages507
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6032793M
LC Control Number48010091

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How do people misuse land? Why did Churchill replace Chamberlain as Britain's new prime minister shortly after World War 2 began. A book of . The results are summarized in The Land of Britain: Its Use and Misuse. H. C. Darby concluded it was the greatest achievement of British geography. The survey success and its immediate value for agricultural and physical planning during World War II and after was Stamp's entrée into public service in Britain. The Land Utilisation Survey of Great Britain: s Stamp described the history of the LUSGB in the account in the first chapter of his book The Land of Britain, Its Use and Misuse (, and later editions). The origins of the Survey lay a survey of Northamptonshire in and led by E.E. Field, theAuthor: Humphrey Southall, Paula Aucott. He conducted the first Land Use Survey of Great Britain and published the book, Land of Britain its Use and Misuse. Stamp presented the geographer as an information-gatherer and synthesizer, who could stand outside the political processes within which the formulation and pursuit of planning goals were set.