Ancient Trees: Trees That Live for 1,000 Years

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Collins & Brown, Jun 26, 2002 - Nature - 192 pages
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“Parker’s many beautiful, full-color images contribute a great deal, but what makes this book especially inter-esting is a discussion of the roles these trees have played through the ages in human religions, myths, economies, and everyday life.”—Library Journal. “More than an adornment for the coffee table.”—Washington Post. “One of my favorites....All the trees are awe-inspiring.”—Philadelphia Inquirer.

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This engrossing and visually appealing book is intended as a celebration of some of the world's oldest living trees. By the authors' own admission, it is not a definitive guide to all of the world's ... Read full review

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Edward Parker has been photographing trees and forests for more than 25 years in over 40 countries. He is the author or coauthor of several books, including "Ancient Trees", and has been commended at the Wildlife Photographer of the Year and short-listed for Environmental Photojournalist of the Year.

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