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The Common Ground Book of Orchards: Conservation, Culture and Community

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A great book on orchards from Common Ground

By: D Keech

221 pages, Col photos, b/w photos, col illus, bw illus

Common Ground

Paperback | Dec 2000 | #112344 | ISBN: 187036421X
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About this book

Scores of examples demonstrate how, in town and country, community orchards provide wholesome food, wildlife havens, arenas for communal celebration and inspirational places where the development of orcharding knowledge across generations and ethnicity can flourish. Includes 50 photographs of west country orchards by James Ravilious, showing how people have worked with nature to create great richness and beauty.

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