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Product Description: This book addresses core questions about the role of materials in general and of wood in particular in the construction of string instruments used in the modern symphony orchestra – violins, violas, cellos and basses. Further attention is given to materials for classical guitars, harps, harpsichords and pianos...read more

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9783319320786 | Springer Verlag, November 9, 2016, cover price $239.00 | About this edition: This book addresses core questions about the role of materials in general and of wood in particular in the construction of string instruments used in the modern symphony orchestra – violins, violas, cellos and basses.

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9781472123756 | Constable & Robinson Ltd, November 1, 2016, cover price $40.00
9781472107862 | Gardners Books, October 10, 2013, cover price $58.20

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Product Description: Giant redwoods are American icons, paragons of grandeur, exceptionalism, and endurance. They are also symbols of conflict and negotiation, remnants of environmental battles over the limits of industrialization, profiteering, and globalization...read more
By Paul S. Sutter (foreword by)

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9780295999517 | Univ of Washington Pr, October 27, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Giant redwoods are American icons, paragons of grandeur, exceptionalism, and endurance.

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By Gregory Long (foreword by), Martha Mcdowell (introduced by) and David Allen Sibley (foreword by)

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9780789212764 | Abbeville Pr, November 1, 2016, cover price $49.95

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9780300207330 | Yale Univ Pr, September 27, 2016, cover price $30.00

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9781771642484 | Greystone Books, September 13, 2016, cover price $24.95

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9781524708597 | Unabridged edition (Random House, September 13, 2016), cover price $35.00

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Product Description: Forests—and the trees within them—have always been a central resource for the development of technology, culture, and the expansion of humans as a species. Examining and challenging our historical and modern attitudes toward wooded environments, this engaging book explores how our understanding of forests has transformed in recent years and how it fits in our continuing anxiety about our impact on the natural world...read more

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9781780233734 | Reaktion Books, February 15, 2015, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Forests—and the trees within them—have always been a central resource for the development of technology, culture, and the expansion of humans as a species.

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9781780236643 | Reprint edition (Reaktion Books, July 15, 2016), cover price $27.00 | About this edition: Forests—and the trees within them—have always been a central resource for the development of technology, culture, and the expansion of humans as a species.

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Product Description: This book gives readers new information to understand the mechanism of agarwood induction and therefore eradicate the myths surrounding agarwood formation. One of the challenges in conserving agarwood resources is species identification...read more
By Rozi Mohamed (editor)

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9789811008320 | Springer Verlag, June 18, 2016, cover price $159.00 | About this edition: This book gives readers new information to understand the mechanism of agarwood induction and therefore eradicate the myths surrounding agarwood formation.

By Princeton Architectural Press (corporate author)

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9781616895372 | Gjr edition (Princeton Architectural Pr, October 4, 2016), cover price $18.95

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Product Description: This guide focuses on the identification of Surinamese trees, based on field, vegetative, floristic, and wood characteristics. It includes botanical descriptions, wood descriptions, illustrations and photos of one hundred Surinamese commercial timber tree species, potential timber tree species, and tree species protected by Surinamese forest law...read more

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9789460223914 | Lm Pub, August 1, 2016, cover price $39.50 | About this edition: This guide focuses on the identification of Surinamese trees, based on field, vegetative, floristic, and wood characteristics.

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Product Description: In a world of constant motion and distraction, we all yearn for a return to the calming world of nature. Take a restorative excursion into the organic world of Crystal Meadows Coloring Book. Lose yourself in intricate, otherworldly images of plants, flowers, and trees...read more
By Sigita Alekne (illustrator)

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9781610352857, titled "Crystal Meadows Coloring Book" | Clr csm edition (Quill Driver Books, August 1, 2016), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: In a world of constant motion and distraction, we all yearn for a return to the calming world of nature.

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Product Description: The story of how one man cut down a single tree to see how many things could be made from it.Out of all the trees in the world, the ash is most closely bound up with who we are: the tree we have made the greatest and most varied use of over the course of human history...read more

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9780393253733 | W W Norton & Co Inc, July 26, 2016, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: The story of how one man cut down a single tree to see how many things could be made from it.

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Product Description: Panoramic photography featuring Trees fits perfectly in the office cubicle where standard wall calendars are too large. You'll find stunning images of trees in every season and every corner o the world. As a bonus you'll find a resource directory with a listing of related websites on trip planning, travel information, arboretums and national forests...read more
By Willow Creek Press (corporate author)

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9781682343111 | Wal edition (Shearson Pub, June 15, 2016), cover price $13.99 | About this edition: Panoramic photography featuring Trees fits perfectly in the office cubicle where standard wall calendars are too large.

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Product Description: The natural endowment of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), in the form of land, minerals, and forests, is unparalleled. The right mix of policies has the potential to unleash incentives that could transform the economy. However, transport infrastructure in the DRC is among the sparsest and most dilapidated in the world, and this lack of infrastructure is likely a significant constraint to growth...read more

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9781464808104 | World Bank, May 17, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The natural endowment of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), in the form of land, minerals, and forests, is unparalleled.

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Product Description: This is the ultimate field guide to the trees and landscapes of Central Park, with a lively, authoritative text and over 900 color photographs, botanical plates, and extraordinarily detailed maps. Under the direction of the Central Park Conservancy, the park's landscapes have been painstakingly restored to achieve the effects envisioned more than 150 years ago by the park's designers, Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux...read more

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9780231152877 | Columbia Univ Pr, May 17, 2016, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: This is the ultimate field guide to the trees and landscapes of Central Park, with a lively, authoritative text and over 900 color photographs, botanical plates, and extraordinarily detailed maps.

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Product Description: The National Trust is one of the largest private custodians of ancient trees in Europe. Amidst its properties are oak trees that support entire ecosystems, yew trees that were fully grown before the Romans arrived in Britain, and woodland that has remained virtually unchanged since the last ice age...read more

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9781857599442 | Scala Books, September 25, 2016, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: The National Trust is one of the largest private custodians of ancient trees in Europe.

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Product Description: Once considered the antithesis of a verdant and vibrant ecosystem, cities are now being hailed as highly efficient and complex social ecological systems. Emerging from the streets of the post-industrial city are well-tended community gardens, rooftop farms and other viable habitats capable of supporting native flora and fauna...read more

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9781138689558 | Reprint edition (Routledge, April 27, 2016), cover price $53.95 | About this edition: Once considered the antithesis of a verdant and vibrant ecosystem, cities are now being hailed as highly efficient and complex social ecological systems.

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Product Description: An engaging introduction to the ancient hawthorn tree and its varied roles in human history One of humankind’s oldest companions, the hawthorn tree is bound up in the memories of every recorded age and the plot lines of cultures across the Northern Hemisphere...read more

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9780300203493 | Yale Univ Pr, May 26, 2015, cover price $30.00

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9780300219876 | Reprint edition (Yale Univ Pr, April 26, 2016), cover price $22.00 | About this edition: An engaging introduction to the ancient hawthorn tree and its varied roles in human history One of humankind’s oldest companions, the hawthorn tree is bound up in the memories of every recorded age and the plot lines of cultures across the Northern Hemisphere.

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9781476755526 | Scribner, July 21, 2015, cover price $26.00

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9781476755533 | Reprint edition (Scribner, February 9, 2016), cover price $17.00
9780373616190, titled "Skyjack" | Harlequin Books, July 1, 1987, cover price $2.75 | also contains Skyjack

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