Skip to content
Register Sign in Wishlist
Look Inside Berkshire

Berkshire

$22.99 (R)

Part of Cambridge County Geographies

  • Date Published: December 2012
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781107692282

$ 22.99 (R)
Paperback

Add to cart Add to wishlist

Looking for an examination copy?

This title is not currently available for examination. However, if you are interested in the title for your course we can consider offering an examination copy. To register your interest please contact collegesales@cambridge.org providing details of the course you are teaching.

Description
Product filter button
Description
Contents
Resources
Courses
About the Authors
  • Originally published during the early part of the twentieth century, the Cambridge County Geographies were designed to provide a series of concise guides to British regions. Aimed at the general reader, they combined a comprehensive approach to various aspects of physical and human geography with an emphasis on clarity. This guide to Berkshire by H. W. Monckton was first published in 1911. The text is interspersed with numerous illustrative figures and also contains a list of the chief towns and villages within the county.

    Customer reviews

    Not yet reviewed

    Be the first to review

    Review was not posted due to profanity

    ×

    , create a review

    (If you're not , sign out)

    Please enter the right captcha value
    Please enter a star rating.
    Your review must be a minimum of 12 words.

    How do you rate this item?

    ×

    Product details

    • Date Published: December 2012
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781107692282
    • length: 180 pages
    • dimensions: 203 x 127 x 10 mm
    • weight: 0.2kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    1. County and shire. Meaning of the words
    2. General characteristics
    3. Size. Shape. Boundaries
    4. Surface and general features
    5. Watershed. Rivers and their courses. Lakes
    6. Geology and soil
    7. Natural history
    8. Climate and rainfall
    9. People - race. Population
    10. Agriculture
    11. Industries and manufactures
    12. Minerals. Building materials
    13. The history of Berkshire
    14. History (continued)
    15. Antiquities - (a) prehistoric
    16. Antiquities - (b) Roman and Saxon
    17. Architecture - (a) ecclesiastical. Churches
    18. Architecture - (b) religious houses
    19. Architecture - (c) military
    20. Architecture - (d) domestic
    21. Communications - ancient and modern
    22. Administration and divisions - ancient and modern
    23. Public and educational establishments
    24. The forest in Berkshire
    25. Roll of honour
    26. The chief towns and villages of Berkshire.

  • Author

    H. W. Monckton

Sign In

Please sign in to access your account

Cancel

Not already registered? Create an account now. ×

Sorry, this resource is locked

Please register or sign in to request access. If you are having problems accessing these resources please email lecturers@cambridge.org

Register Sign in
Please note that this file is password protected. You will be asked to input your password on the next screen.

» Proceed

You are now leaving the Cambridge University Press website. Your eBook purchase and download will be completed by our partner www.ebooks.com. Please see the permission section of the www.ebooks.com catalogue page for details of the print & copy limits on our eBooks.

Continue ×

Continue ×

Continue ×

Find content that relates to you

Join us online

This site uses cookies to improve your experience. Read more Close

Are you sure you want to delete your account?

This cannot be undone.

Cancel

Thank you for your feedback which will help us improve our service.

If you requested a response, we will make sure to get back to you shortly.

×
Please fill in the required fields in your feedback submission.
×