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Trees and their world

Carroll Lane Fenton

Trees and their world

by Carroll Lane Fenton

  • 305 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by J. Day Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North America.
    • Subjects:
    • Trees -- North America.,
    • Trees -- Juvenile literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby Carroll Lane Fenton and Dorothy Constance Pallas ; illustrated by Carroll Lane Fenton.
      GenreJuvenile literature.
      ContributionsPallas, Dorothy Constance, 1933-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQK482 .F4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination96 p. :
      Number of Pages96
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6225896M
      LC Control Number57012187
      OCLC/WorldCa1229294

      We inspire people to plant, nurture and celebrate trees. The Arbor Day Foundation is a (c)(3) nonprofit conservation and education organization. A million members, donors, and partners support our programs to make our world greener and healthier. View all of our work. The trees are so strong and permanent that in order to survive there, you have to uproot the trees and they’re constantly pushing their way back in. It was in this book that I began to understand how hard it is to uproot a tree.

        Trees talk to each other, and even form alliances with other trees or other species. Some are incredibly old — the root mass of aspens might live , years. In this hour, we explore the science and history of trees. With two-page colorful illustrations, World Book’s Learning Ladders series is for young learners looking to learn the basics about nature, science, and their communities. Each nonfiction book was created for three- to six-year-olds to learn about topics they’re most curious about.

      Pakenham's five-year odyssey, sweating it out with a pound Linhof camera and tripod, took him to most of the temperate and many of the tropical regions of the world. 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. World Book Encyclopia contains timely new articles and revised articles of continuing relevance. The print series nonfiction series is a set that provides readers with general reference, resource for students to master research skills. World Book remains the sole publisher of a print.


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Trees and Their World takes readers on a unique journey from the forest to the swamp. This beautiful book exposes the fascinating inner workings of what are sometimes considered plain, ordinary trees/5(5). 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.

Remarkable Trees of the World is a lavish work that will be treasured for generations by all those who marvel at Trees and their world book. Color Cited by: 9. Trees have been here far longer than we have. Their fascination is plain enough in the Book of Genesis.

Trees and their world book grow up with tree-lined stories, from Peter Rabbit’s sandy burrow under the fir, or Robin.

A natural history of trees, how they grow, live and reproduce etc. 2 A catalog of the world's species and their relation to other plants (it came as a revelation to find that Teak is relatee to garden mint!) 3 A social and ecological treatise on why trees are important and how we need them to keep our planet, and us, alive!4/5.

This book has made the world of trees so interesting. It has a great voice, easy to understand and a quick pace without too much info.

The first few chapters help you understand how trees grow, how to look at leaves, and how to identify different types of trees. Then the rest of the book takes a closer look at about 30 trees (see pictures).Reviews: The Tree Book: Superior Selections for Landscapes, Streetscapes, and Gardens.

by Michael A. Dirr and Keith S. Warren | out of 5 stars   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 /5(K).

Terrific Trees answers all these questions and more. Each colorful page blends beautiful photographs, engaging illustrations, and easy-to-understand text to teach young readers all about the world’s trees. Fun, interactive activities let kids to put their new knowledge to the test.

“Maple” by Lori Nichols An endearing book about a little girl named Maple and the tree planted by her parents in her honor. Maple and her tree grow and are the best of friends, sharing the joys of the changing seasons and challenges of human emotion.

World Book Online is an engaging, verified, and trustworthy digital resource for grades pre-K through high school.

Become a World Book Insider. Stay up to speed on all we have to offer-plus activities, crafts, and blogs for parents and educators in our newsletter. DK Publishing was founded in London in and is now the world's leading illustrated reference publisher and part of Penguin Random House, formed on July 1, DK publishes highly visual, photographic nonfiction for adults and children, and produces content for consumers in more than 87 countries and 62 languages, with offices in Delhi, London, Reviews:   Page has nothing to do with those trees the review mentioned and they are actually on 2 different pages in the book.

The book seems to live up to its title very well. I bought this for my girlfriend, a biology major, who is extremely interested in trees, and she loves this s: “The book’s central argument is that you cannot understand human evolution and our future without also understanding trees” My two books differ most obviously in their geographic scope.

One keeps its gaze on a single patch of old-growth forest, the other moves among a dozen trees around the world. His book The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate, written at his wife’s insistence, sold more thancopies in Germany, and has now hit the best-seller lists in.

It makes a beautiful coffee table book and is a great companion to Pakenham's other book, Meetings with Remarkable Trees. In the back of the book, there is a list of the various locations around the world that these trees were found/5(38).

Trees are vital to the healthy functioning of the global ecosystem and unparalleled in the range of materials they provide for human use. This volume is a comprehensive introduction to the natural history of trees, with information on all aspects of tree biology and ecology in easy-to-read and concise language/5(7).

‘The President’, one of the largest sequoia trees in the world, is in California. A year-old wisteria in Japan is one of the largest in the world. Trees permanently altered by the wind in New Zealand.

The strange baobab trees in Madagascar. The Chapel Oak of Allouville-Bellefosse has grown straight through a church. Pakenham's five-year odyssey, sweating it out with a 30 pound Linhof camera and tripod, took him to most of the temperate and many of the tropical regions of the world.

Although North American trees dominate this book, Pakenham also trekked to remote regions in Mexico, all over Europe, parts of Asia including. This fascinating book will intrigue readers who love a walk through the woods. Wohlleben, who worked for the German forestry commission for 20 years and now manages a beech forest in Germany, has gathered research from scientists around the world examining how trees communicate and interact with one another.

"Wonderful stories and in-depth information you will normally never find in books about trees." — Piet Oudolf, Landscape Designer and creator of the planting design for New York's High Line "Entwining fascinating facts about trees with inspiring stories of their importance to ancient civilizations, trade, religious and pagan beliefs, wellbeing and medicinal uses over the ages.

Trees may be our most potent reminder of nature's power and beauty. For thousands of years, trees have inspired poets, scientists, warriors, and priests, and they remain a living symbol of the glory of the natural world and its importance in our lives.

From the world's oldest tree to the tallest tree, here are some of the greatest trees on Earth. The baobab, one of the world’s most unusual and iconic trees, is in gigantic baobab, known as the “tree of life,” can live as long as 3, years. But the hardy trees are suddenly dying in unusual numbers, many long before their expected life spans.

No Forest For Black Trees Round Trees Trees and more Trees White Trees Blood Tree Old Trees and New Trees Enthralling Photos of Trees in Autumn.

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