Oak The Frame Of Civilization

Author: William Bryant Logan
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 0393078663
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The ultimate distance race is within your reach—a completely updated edition of the now-classic work.


Author: William Bryant Logan
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393047738
Size: 64.15 MB
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Explores the role that the oak tree has played throughout history and in shaping the modern world.

The Natural History Of The Oak Tree

Author: Richard Lewington
Publisher: Dk Pub
Size: 75.51 MB
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Describes the English oak tree and how it grows, and depicts some of the wide variety of creatures that live in oak forests, as well as the fungi and mosses that grow among them

Air The Restless Shaper Of The World

Author: William Bryant Logan
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393345391
Size: 24.78 MB
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Examines the science of the air we breathe and how the smallest molecular changes in composition can make the difference between life and death.


Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press
ISBN: 9781616890322
Size: 35.93 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.


Author: Peter Young
Publisher: Reaktion Books
ISBN: 9781780230375
Size: 48.82 MB
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Oak, one of the first two books in the series, narrates the biography of the tree that since time immemorial has been a symbol of loyalty, strength, generosity, and renewal.


Author: William Bryant Logan
Publisher: W W Norton & Company Incorporated
ISBN: 9780393329476
Size: 17.28 MB
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Blending elements of science and philosophy, a former columnist for The New York Times creates a natural history of the soil that sustains human life, covering topics ranging from backyard gardening to the evolution of Planet Earth.

Twelve Millennia

Author: James L Theler
Publisher: University of Iowa Press
ISBN: 1587294397
Size: 73.52 MB
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The first book about tourism in South America that centers on traditional arts as well as community control, Weaving a Future will be of great interest to anthropologists and scholars and practitioners of tourism, grassroots development, ...

American Canopy

Author: Eric Rutkow
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439193584
Size: 39.51 MB
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Explains how the story of trees in America reflects the nation's history, discussing the use of pines for British warships, the California orange groves that lured pioneers, and the enduring symbolism of trees for communities.