The Resource City of trees : essays on life, death & the need for a forest, Sophie Cunningham

City of trees : essays on life, death & the need for a forest, Sophie Cunningham

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City of trees : essays on life, death & the need for a forest
Title
City of trees
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essays on life, death & the need for a forest
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Sophie Cunningham
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eng
Summary
How do we take in the beauty of our planet while processing the losses? What trees can survive in the city? Which animals can survive in the wild? How do any of us-humans, animals, trees-find a forest we can call home? In these moving, thought-provoking essays Sophie Cunningham considers the meaning of trees and our love of them. She chronicles the deaths of both her fathers, and the survival of P-22, a mountain lion in Griffith Park, Los Angeles; contemplates the loneliness of Ranee, the first elephant in Australia; celebrates the iconic eucalyptus and explores its international status as an invasive species. City of Trees is a powerful collection of nature, travel and memoir writing set in the context of global climate change. It meanders through, circles around and sometimes faces head on the most pressing issues of the day. It never loses sight of the trees
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10776732
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NOV
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1963-
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Cunningham, Sophie
Dewey number
A824.4.
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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bibliography
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True
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  • Trees
  • Death
Target audience
adult
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essays on life, death, and the need for a forest
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City of trees : essays on life, death & the need for a forest, Sophie Cunningham
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Includes bibliography
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volume
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nc
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rdacarrier.
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text
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txt
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rdacontent.
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
312 pages
Isbn
9781925773439
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(hbk.)
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unmediated
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rdamedia.
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n
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regular print
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City of trees : essays on life, death & the need for a forest, Sophie Cunningham
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
312 pages
Isbn
9781925773439
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print

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