A Tale of Trees: The battle to save Britain's ancient by Derek Niemann PDF

By Derek Niemann

ISBN-10: 1780722753

ISBN-13: 9781780722757

We are a state that loves its old woods and timber. We prize our stable oaks, craggy pines, bluebells and primroses, badgers and dormice. We price the heritage and background of locations which were forest due to the fact that ahead of the Norman Conquest. yet just a new release in the past we have been ready to wipe them out. It was once acknowledged that during the distance of simply 30 years, approximately 1/2 our historical woods have been destroyed. How and why did this ensue? And who avoided all of them being lost?

A story of Trees positive factors the voices of these who scale down the woods and those that stored what used to be left. it's a tale jam-packed with tragedy and heroism, ingenuity and blindness. and it'll motivate the reader to move out and discover extra old woods, and enjoyment in our typical treasures.

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By Derek Niemann

ISBN-10: 1780722753

ISBN-13: 9781780722757

We are a state that loves its old woods and timber. We prize our stable oaks, craggy pines, bluebells and primroses, badgers and dormice. We price the heritage and background of locations which were forest due to the fact that ahead of the Norman Conquest. yet just a new release in the past we have been ready to wipe them out. It was once acknowledged that during the distance of simply 30 years, approximately 1/2 our historical woods have been destroyed. How and why did this ensue? And who avoided all of them being lost?

A story of Trees positive factors the voices of these who scale down the woods and those that stored what used to be left. it's a tale jam-packed with tragedy and heroism, ingenuity and blindness. and it'll motivate the reader to move out and discover extra old woods, and enjoyment in our typical treasures.

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