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

Author: Richard Fortey
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 0008104670
Size: 25.35 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: Vintage
ISBN: 9781101911563
Size: 71.88 MB
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Award-winning scientist Richard Fortey, upon his retirement, purchased four acres of ancient woodland in the Chiltern Hills of Oxfordshire, England. The Wood for the Trees is the joyful, lyrical portrait of what he found there.

The Wood For The Trees

Author: Richard A. Fortey
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780008104665
Size: 70.46 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: 23.87 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 Once And Future World

Author: James Bernard MacKinnon
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 054410305X
Size: 23.79 MB
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A re-enchantment with the natural world may be a necessary prerequisite to the changes we must make to keep that natural world more or less intact. This is deep and lovely thinking and writing.

The Hidden Life Of Trees

Author: Peter Wohlleben
Publisher: Greystone Books
ISBN: 1771642491
Size: 78.69 MB
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In The Hidden Life of Trees, Peter Wohlleben shares his deep love of woods and forests and explains the amazing processes of life, death, and regeneration he has observed in the woodland and the amazing scientific processes behind the ...

Back To The Garden

Author: James H. S. McGregor
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300210620
Size: 52.51 MB
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Their image of the garden underwrote the biblical book of Genesis and the region’s three major religions.

The Fly Trap

Author: Fredrik Sjöberg
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 1846147778
Size: 39.72 MB
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'Full of charm, a book about how to find meaning in life' Melissa Harrison, The Times, Books of the Year 'I often return to The Fly Trap, it remains close to my heart.

Nature S Temples

Author: Joan Maloof
Publisher: Timber Press
ISBN: 1604697768
Size: 74.84 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.