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

Author: Richard Fortey
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 0008104670
Size: 49.45 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: 61.44 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: 76.81 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.

Nature S Temples

Author: Joan Maloof
Publisher: Timber Press
ISBN: 1604697768
Size: 36.56 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: 26.49 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: ...

The Songs Of Trees

Author: David George Haskell
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698176502
Size: 62.69 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.

Out In The Rural

Author: Thomas J. Ward Jr.
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190624647
Size: 54.42 MB
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Out in the Rural is the unlikely story of the Tufts-Delta Health Center, which in 1966 opened in Mound Bayou, Mississippi, to become the first rural community health center in the United States.

A Walk In The Woods Film Tie In

Author: Bill Bryson
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 178416111X
Size: 63.53 MB
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In the company of his friend Stephen Katz (last seen in the bestselling Neither Here nor There), Bill Bryson set off to hike the Appalachian Trail, the longest continuous footpath in the world.

The Man Who Planted Trees

Author: Jean Giono
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1473513464
Size: 46.49 MB
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Here begins the subtle parable which Giono weaves of the life-giving shepherd who chooses to live alone and carry out the work of God.