Oak The Frame Of Civilization

Author: William Bryant Logan
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393078663
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Oak The Frame Of Civilization

Author: William Bryant Logan
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393327787
Size: 75.73 MB
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A history of the oak tree identifies its significance in religious rites, homemaking, travel, literature, and the outcome of key military conflicts, in an account that documents the communitarian and educational nature of the oak and what ...

Oak

Author: William Bryant Logan
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393047738
Size: 71.24 MB
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Explores the role that the oak tree has played throughout history and in shaping the modern world.

Dirt The Ecstatic Skin Of The Earth

Author: William Bryant Logan
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393351602
Size: 74.21 MB
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" John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, Saint Phocas, Darwin, and Virgil parade through this thought-provoking work, taking their place next to the dung beetle, the compost heap, dowsing, historical farming, and the microscopic biota that till the ...

Air The Restless Shaper Of The World

Author: William Bryant Logan
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393083845
Size: 77.74 MB
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With the passionate narrative style and wide-ranging erudition that have made William Bryant Logan’s work a touchstone for nature lovers and environmentalists, Air is—like the contents of a bag of seaborne dust that Darwin collected ...

Oak

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Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press
ISBN: 9781616890322
Size: 36.84 MB
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Oak is nature's creed of endurance (the tree was standing when Jane Austen was just a baby) and of one man's promise to find beauty in a painful world.

American Canopy

Author: Eric Rutkow
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439193606
Size: 55.90 MB
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This fascinating and groundbreaking work tells the remarkable story of the relationship between Americans and their trees across the entire span of our nation’s history.

Oaks In The Urban Landscape

Author: Laurence Raleigh Costello
Publisher: UCANR Publications
ISBN: 1601076800
Size: 78.39 MB
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Using this book you'll learn how to effectively manage and protect oaks in urban areas - existing oaks as well as the planting of new oaks. Three key areas are addressed: selection, care, and preservation.

The Tree

Author: Colin Tudge
Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 9780307351739
Size: 13.54 MB
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From the tallest to the smallest, trees inspire wonder in all of us, and in The Tree, Colin Tudge travels around the world—throughout the United States, the Costa Rican rain forest, Panama and Brazil, India, New Zealand, China, and most ...