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Treepedia A Brief Compendium of Arboreal Lore

Popular Science Coming Soon
Series: Pedia Books
By: Joan Maloof(Author), Maren Westfall(Illustrator)
152 pages, 43 b/w illustrations
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  • Treepedia ISBN: 9780691208756 Hardback Aug 2021 Available for pre-order : Due Aug 2021
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Treepedia is an entertaining and fact-filled illustrated compendium of tree lore. Featuring nearly 100 entries – on topics ranging from tree ecology and conservation to the role of trees in religion, literature, art, and movies – this enticing collection is a celebration of all things arboreal.

In this charming book, Joan Maloof explains the difference between a cedar and a cypress, and reveals where to find the most remarkable trees on the planet. She tells the story behind the venerable Bodhi Tree, and describes peculiar species like baobabs and Fitzroya. Maloof profiles legendary conservationists such as Julia "Butterfly" Hill, John Muir, Wangari Maathai, and Ken Wu. She discusses reforestation, proforestation, emerald ash borers, the ents from The Lord of the Rings, culturally modified trees, the ill-fated and controversial Redwood Summer, and much more. The book's convenient size makes it the perfect travel companion no matter where your love of the forest may lead you.

With enchanting illustrations by Maren Westfall, Treepedia is a fun and informative book that is guaranteed to inspire anyone who has ever enjoyed a walk in the woods.

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Joan Maloof is founder and director of the Old-Growth Forest Network, a national organization that works to save threatened forests, and professor emerita of biological sciences at Salisbury University. Her books include Nature's Temples and Teaching the Trees.

Popular Science Coming Soon
Series: Pedia Books
By: Joan Maloof(Author), Maren Westfall(Illustrator)
152 pages, 43 b/w illustrations
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"What a wonderful book. Readers can explore the historical and cultural importance of trees while learning about the botanical, anatomical, and physiological marvels of trees. I am astounded at the breadth of information covered in such a relatively short volume, and the illustrations are beautiful, with excellent attention to detail."
– Brett A. Huggett, Bates College

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