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Oliver Rackham
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Born (1939-10-17)17 October 1939
Died 12 February 2015(2015-02-12) (aged 75)
Nationality United Kingdom
Alma mater University of Cambridge
Known for Woodlands
Awards Order of the British Empire (1998)
Scientific career
Fields Botany
Institutions University of Cambridge

Oliver Rackham (17 October 1939 – 12 February 2015) was a British academic. He studied the British countryside, especially trees, woodlands and wood pasture, Rackham wrote a number of books, including The History of the Countryside (1986) and one on Hatfield Forest.

He died on 12 February 2015 at the age of 75.

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