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3 edition of A nation of trees found in the catalog.

A nation of trees

Australian rites

by Millington, Rosemary

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Published by Readers Union, New Authors in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social life and customs

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRosemary Millington. --
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDU107 M5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p.
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26544461M

    The unintentional destruction of the oldest tree in recorded history, a 5,year-old bristlecone pine, opens environmental lawyer and historian Rutkow’s first book—an ambitious, panoramic.   In a nation of 25 million people, the book has sold more than , copies. A tree on Pascoe’s farm that burned and fell down during last season’s fires.

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