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

By Derek Niemann

We are a country that loves its old woods and timber. We prize our strong oaks, craggy pines, bluebells and primroses, badgers and dormice. We worth the heritage and background of areas which were forest considering that sooner than the Norman Conquest. yet just a iteration in the past we have been ready to wipe them out. It was once acknowledged that during the gap of simply 30 years, approximately 1/2 our historical woods have been destroyed. How and why did this occur? And who avoided all of them being lost?

A story of Trees positive factors the voices of these who shrink the woods and people who kept what used to be left. it's a tale choked with tragedy and heroism, ingenuity and blindness. and it'll motivate the reader to head out and discover extra old woods, and pleasure in our common treasures.

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