Documentation

Articles, Films, Photographs on peat and peatlands....

 

Finland

The short stories of Finnish literature related to peatlands compiled by Helena Lassila.
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Peatlands in Finnish literature including books translated in other languages compiled by Helena Lassila and Kirsi Laurén. Download here

Peatlands in Photographic/non-fiction books, compiled by Helena Lassila and Kirsi Laurén.
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Short stories about peat and peatlands. Suon syvä syli. (Editor Arto Seppälä). 1999.

Maahenki Oy, Helsinki. ISBN 952-5328-00-7.

"The Aesthetics of Peatlands" – a description of an event in Ilomantsi in Finland 1998. Cultural aspects on peat and peatlands. Suo on kaunis. (Ed. Kirsi Hakala) 1999. Maahenki Oy, Helsinki. ISBN 952-5328-01-5.

Aitoneva - työtä, turvetta ja elämää Kortesluoma, Sirpa &Sipilä, Aila. ISBN 952-91-7623-6. Keuruu 2004

The complet story of the oldest still operating peatland producion area in Finland from the early 1940' utill today.

Suon syvä syli. (Editor Arto Seppälä). 1999. Maahenki Oy, Helsinki. ISBN 952-5328-00-7. Short stories about peat and peatlands.

Suo on kaunis. (Ed. Kirsi Hakala) 1999. Maahenki Oy, Helsinki. ISBN 952-5328-01-5. "The Aesthetics of Peatlands" – a description of an event in Ilomantsi in Finland 1998. Cultural aspects on peat and peatlands.

 

The Netherlands

The important role of Peat is described in:
J.W. de Zeeuw; 1978
Peat and the Dutch golden age
- the historical meaning of energy attainability 

An old article on Energy from Peat:
J.Munro; 1894.
The Nineteenth Century -a Monthly Review-, Vol XXXVI, London
- New Sources of Electric Power - Electricity from Peat