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From wilderness vision to farm invasions : conservation and development in Zimbabwe's south-east Lowveld / William Wolmer.

By: Wolmer, William
Language: English Publisher: Oxford : James Currey, 2007.Description: x, 246 p. : ill., maps, ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9780852554364 (pbk)
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Contents: 1 Lowveld landscapes - Landscapes of the imagination - The wilderness vision: colonial perceptions of the lowveld landscape and its inhabitants - Socialised, sacred and contested spaces: African landscapes in the lowveld II The Productive Landscape - Lowveld livelihoods: the 'suitability' of dryland cropping in the landscape - 'Backwater to breadbasket': irrigated agriculture in the lowveld - Cattle country: livestock mangement in the ranches and reserves III The 'natural' landscape - manufacturing wilderness: wildlife conservation in the lowveld IV The politics of land(scape) - Reclaiming the wilderness? Farm invasions in the lowveld.

Includes bibliography (p. [219]-238) and index.