Lives of the Trees

An Uncommon History

by Diana Wells and Heather Lovett

Lives of the Trees

Hardcover, 369 pages, Workman Pub Co, List Price: $19.95 | purchase

close

Purchase Featured Books

  • Lives of the Trees
  • An Uncommon History
  • Diana Wells and Heather Lovett

Book Summary

This work is an "uncommon history" of trees. Alphabetical entries cover tree and leaf descriptions, their products, where the trees are located geographically, where they got their common names, people who described the trees or transported them and made them popular, and folklore and stories about the particular trees.

Genres:

NPR stories about Lives of the Trees

Reviews From The NPR Community

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and Terms of Use. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.

Support comes from: