The story of Hatfield Forest shows the importance of the forest as a place reflecting many aspects of English history. It includes the wildlife and human history from early settlements in prehistoric times to the conservation issues of today.
He traces the origins of the forest and the importance to livestock and goes on to describe the Royal Forest, with all its varied activities such as hunting, shooting and poaching as well as violent disputes and crimes.
Publisher: - Phoenix Giant(Orion House) - more
Year: - 1989
Authors: - Oliver Rackham