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Main Title Between earth and sky : our intimate connections to trees /
Author Nadkarni, Nalini.
Publisher University of California Press,
Year Published 2008
OCLC Number 178272678
ISBN 9780520248564 (cloth : alk. paper); 0520248562 (cloth : alk. paper)
Subjects Trees--Social aspects. ; Trees--Religious aspects. ; Trees--Environmental aspects.
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EOAM  QK477.N33 2008 Region 8 Technical Library/Denver,CO 11/30/2009
Collation xii, 322 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-297) and index.
Contents Notes
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.