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The Songs of Trees

Stories from Nature's Great Connectors

by David George Haskell

Hardcover, 292 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $28 |

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The Songs of Trees
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Stories from Nature's Great Connectors
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David George Haskell

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A professor of biology and environmental studies, and Pulitzer Prize finalist for The Forest Unseen, visits twelve trees around the world and discusses the biological relationships that sustain life, including bacterial communities, cooperative animals and fungal partners.