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By Roger Lane,Roger Holman

Cranborne Chase is a space of exceptional normal good looks in southern England, encompassing the counties of Dorset, Wiltshire and Hampshire. right here royalty as soon as got here to seek deer and different video game in a space that grew to become often called the Chase. It continues to be a panorama that appears like a portray of the previous, with open chalk downland, extensive expansive skies, dramatic escarpments and panoramic perspectives. popular for its archaeological treasures, it continues to be principally unspoilt with its personal feel of remoteness. Chalk river valleys offer a distinction with hidden villages, church buildings and manor homes surrounded through historic woodlands, forming an atmospheric panorama the place nature and humanity reside hand in hand. during this ebook, Roger Lane strains parts of the region's historical past, sometimes with own anecdotes including to the curiosity. He and Roger Holman are acclaimed photographers with an intimate wisdom of the realm. right here, their images informs and delights either viewers and citizens alike.

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