The Wood For The Trees The Long View Of Nature From A Small Wood

Author: Richard Fortey
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 0008104670
Size: 40.76 MB
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From one of our greatest science writers, this biography of a beech-and-bluebell wood through diverse moods and changing seasons combines stunning natural history with the ancient history of the countryside to tell the full story of the ...

The Wood For The Trees

Author: Richard Fortey
Publisher: William Collins
ISBN: 9780008104696
Size: 13.97 MB
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Fortey is a naturalist who believes that all organisms are as interesting as human beings - and certainly more important than the observer. So this book is a close examination of nature and human history.

The Man Who Made Things Out Of Trees

Author: Robert Penn
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141977523
Size: 72.22 MB
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The book chronicles how the urge to understand and appreciate trees still runs through us all like grain through wood.

The Hidden Landscape

Author: Richard Fortey
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1409087697
Size: 60.12 MB
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The Hidden Landscape has become a classic in popular geology since its first publication in 1993. This new edition is fully updated and beautifully illustrated.

Nature S Temples

Author: Joan Maloof
Publisher: Timber Press
ISBN: 1604697768
Size: 35.12 MB
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They are increasingly rare and largely misunderstood. In Nature’s Temples, Joan Maloof, the director of the Old-Growth Forest Network, makes a heartfelt and passionate case for their importance.

The Forest Unseen

Author: David George Haskell
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101561068
Size: 32.19 MB
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A biologist reveals the secret world hidden in a single square meter of old-growth forest--a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and the Pen/E.O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award Look out for David Haskell's new book, The Songs of Tree: ...

On Trails

Author: Robert Moor
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476739242
Size: 66.27 MB
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Winner of the Pacific Northwest Book Award “The best outdoors book of the year” —Sierra Club A New York Times Bestseller A Best Book of the Year—as chosen by The Boston Globe, The Seattle Times, Amazon, National Post, New York ...

Gods Wasps And Stranglers

Author: Mike Shanahan
Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing
ISBN: 1603587152
Size: 61.73 MB
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They feature in every major religion, starring alongside Adam and Eve, Krishna and Buddha, Jesus and Muhammad. This is no coincidence – fig trees are special.

The Songs Of Trees

Author: David George Haskell
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698176502
Size: 68.23 MB
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“Here is a book to nourish the spirit. The Songs of Trees is a powerful argument against the ways in which humankind has severed the very biological networks that give us our place in the world.

Witness Tree

Author: Lynda V. Mapes
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1632862549
Size: 65.31 MB
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But through the lens of this one tree, it becomes immediate and intimate. In Witness Tree, environmental reporter Lynda V. Mapes takes us through her year living with one red oak at the Harvard Forest.