The Story of Trees: And How They Changed the World

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COD: 9781786275226 Categorie: ,


Codice: 9781786275226
Titolo: The Story of Trees: And How They Changed the World
Autore: Hobbs Kevin, West David
Editore: Laurence King Publishing
Anno: 2020
Argomento: inglese non fiction
Categoria: LIBRO
Sotto-categoria: Lingue altre e strumenti

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The Story of Trees takes the reader on a visual journey from some of the earliest known tree species on our planet to the latest fruit cultivars.The chosen trees have all had a profound effect on the planet and humankind. Starting with the Ginkgo biloba, fossils of which date back 270 million years, we learn about how trees came to be integral to the development of our species and how specific trees have become important religious, political and cultural symbols.With beautiful illustrations by Thibaud Herem and fascinating botanical facts and figures, this book will appeal to tree lovers from all over the world.