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The Miracle of Trees
     

The Miracle of Trees

by Olavi Huikari
 

What is a tree? Why are they so important to life on Earth? How do they eat, breathe, grow, communicate, and regenerate themselves? How many different kinds of trees are there, and where do they live? In this beautiful little book, illustrated with rare old engravings and specially commissioned drawings, internationally renowned Finnish tree expert Professor Olavi

Overview

What is a tree? Why are they so important to life on Earth? How do they eat, breathe, grow, communicate, and regenerate themselves? How many different kinds of trees are there, and where do they live? In this beautiful little book, illustrated with rare old engravings and specially commissioned drawings, internationally renowned Finnish tree expert Professor Olavi Huikari takes us on an unforgettable journey deep into the secrets of these most majestic of Earth's life forms.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780802777898
Publisher:
Bloomsbury USA
Publication date:
10/16/2012
Series:
Wooden Books Series
Pages:
64
Sales rank:
701,149
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 6.80(h) x 0.50(d)

Meet the Author

Professor Olavi Huikari is one of the world's foremost experts on trees and forestry. He was until recently head of the department of forestry at Helsinki University, Finland.

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