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Shade and Ornamental Trees: Their Origins and History

Out of Print

By: Hui-Lin Li

282 pages, 82 b/w illus

University of Pennsylvania Press

Paperback | Aug 1996 | #59623 | ISBN: 0812216059
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Originally published in 1963 this revered text ties together human migration with the spread of the cultivation of trees. A fascinating and informative book, the rise of civilization is mirrored in the gradual dispersion and variation of the more important species.

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