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|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Between earth and sky : our intimate connections to trees /|
|Publisher||University of California Press,|
|ISBN||9780520248564 (cloth : alk. paper); 0520248562 (cloth : alk. paper)|
|Subjects||Trees--Social aspects. ; Trees--Religious aspects. ; Trees--Environmental aspects.|
|Collation||xii, 322 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.|
Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-297) and index.
What is a tree? -- Goods and services -- Shelter and protection -- Health and healing -- Play and imagination -- Connections to time -- Signs and symbols -- Spirituality and religion -- Mindfulness. In Between Earth and Sky, a rich tapestry of personal stories, information, and illustrations, world-renowned canopy biologist Nalini M. Nadkarni becomes our captivating guide to the leafy wilderness above our heads. Through her luminous narrative, we embark on a multifaceted exploration of trees that reveals the profound connections we have with them, the dazzling array of things they can provide us, and the powerful lessons they teach us.