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Foolscap, 63pp. Vg. Decorated paper wrappers, stapled report, front wrapper torn and frayed and chipped with some loss, almost detached, a trifle darkened. Stencilled (mimeographed) text; b/w illustrations (photocopies) . This intriguing glimpse into the administration of the Protectorate in the dying days of British rule throws a valuable sidelight onto the history of the times. From the title page: "Report of a visit to Aden in 1960 to consider the particular problems of landscape design which arise from the topographical and climatic conditions of the colony. Specific matters investigated include: types of suitable indigenous plant material and the production of nursery stock; landscape treatment for existing and future development; the particular problems of blown sand, saline soil, and irrigation. "
Title: Landscape Design in Aden
Categories: Natural History,
Publisher: London, War Office: 1960
Book Condition: As New
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 7149