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World of Trees

RH Value Publishing

World of Trees

South Edition

by RH Value Publishing

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Random House Value Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Sale Books,
  • Nonfiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7703633M
    ISBN 100517619520
    ISBN 109780517619520


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Thomas Pakenham embarks on a five-year odyssey to most of the temperate and tropical regions of the world to photograph sixty trees of remarkable personality and presence: Dwarfs, Giants, Cited by: 9.

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Stay up to speed on all we have to offer-plus activities, crafts, and blogs for parents and educators in our newsletter. Around the World in 80 Trees does what it says on the tin its a guide to loads of fascinating plants and trees from all around the world.

Separated by continent, each entry has 12 pages of information, including about its history, how humans have used it, and what relationships it possess with animals/5. The Empress Splendor tree is the fastest growing hardwood tree in the world (Guinness Book of World Records) reaching maturity within 10 Empress is a member of the Paulownia family, a sacred tree of the Orient, long revered for its fast growth and quality wood.

In Japan, it is the emblem of the prime minister. The record above for the world's oldest tree is for a single individual, or non-clonal, tree.

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The World of Trees is a completely revised edition of Hugh Johnson's classic International Book of Trees featuring new photographs, systematic illustrations of all key tree parts, and current listings for the newest varieties and cultivars.

Beth Moon, a photographer based in San Francisco, has been searching for the world’s oldest trees for the past 14 years. She has traveled all around the globe to capture the most magnificent trees that grow in remote locations and look as old as the world : Julija Nėjė.

Although North American trees dominate this book, Pakenham also trekked to remote regions in Mexico, all over Europe, parts of Asia including Japan, northern and southern Africa, Madagascar, Australia and New Zealand.

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This encyclopaedic book answers all these questions and many more with a light, witty touch. Piotr Socha tracks the history of trees from ancient times to the present day, examining along the way the role trees have played in history, legend and in the rest of the natural world.

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It is a work of art and science with charming illustrations which will delight tree lovers everywhere'/5().World Tree Publications is the outreach ministry of the Asatru Alliance, and is a recognized non-profit organization.

All funds received are used to keep these items available and to promote the growth of Asatru. Your support is deeply appreciated and donations are welcome.All proceeds go to Trees for the Future. BUY NOW ON AMAZON.

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