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The Forest in World History

The forests are quite versatile. They provide space for recreation and leisure. They are guarantors of the climate, they produce wood, a renewable resource, and they are habitats for numerous plant and animal species. This is common knowledge. Their role in history, however, has a few surprises in store. We invite you to discover how forests have influenced the political and cultural development!