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The hidden life of trees

Peter Wohlleben

The hidden life of trees

the illustrated edition

by Peter Wohlleben

  • 246 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Forest ecology,
  • Ecology,
  • Nature,
  • Communication,
  • Forests,
  • Trees

  • Edition Notes

    Prevoius edition: 2016.

    StatementPeter Wohlleben ; translation by Jane Billinghurst
    ContributionsBillinghurst, Jane, 1958- translator
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQK475 .W59514 2018x
    The Physical Object
    Pagination165 pages
    Number of Pages165
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26975287M
    ISBN 10177164348X
    ISBN 109781771643481
    OCLC/WorldCa1023538906

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    Book Reviews The matter-of-fact Mr. Wohlleben has delighted readers and talk-show audiences alike with the news—long known to biologists—that trees in the forest are social beings. Sally McGrane - New York Times [A] declaration of love and an engrossing primer on trees, brimming with facts and an unashamed awe for nature.   The Hidden Life of Trees seems to confirm our feelings there is so much more to trees then leaves and bark. The book is written by Peter Wohlleben a forester for over twenty years, author, and simply put, an extreme tree hugger.

      This book came to mind as I read Peter Wohlleben's book T he Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate — Discoveries from . The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate Peter Wohlleben, trans. from the German by Jane Billinghurst. Greystone (PGW, U.S. dist.; UTP, Canadian dist.), (p) $ ISBN.


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Drawing on the incredible conclusions of recent scientific research, Wohlleben makes a case for treating trees as very slow sentient creatures rather than simple.

The following version of this book was used to create this guide: Wohlleben, Peter. The Hidden Life of Trees. Random House, First edition.

The original has been translated from German by Jane Billinghurst. Peter Wohlleben shares his experiences from decades of observing the forest. He often noticed peculiar things, which he then investigated.

The Hidden Life of Trees by Peter Wohlleben review: Alive to their roots. John Banville on a book of marvels persuasively making the case that trees are sentient and communal. The Hidden Life of Trees is the biological sciences, botany and wildlife book which shares useful information about trees.

Peter Wohlleben is the author of this fantastic book. The author has the experience of working with the forestry commission for over two decades in Germany.

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The Hidden Life of Trees draws on ground-breaking scientific discoveries to describe how trees are like human families: tree parents live together with their children, they communicate with them, support them as they grow, share nutrients with those who are sick or struggling, and even warn each other of impending dangers.

Wohlleben also shares /5(K). "The Hidden Life of Trees" is a powerful reminder to slow down and tune into the language of nature." Rachel Sussman, author of "The Oldest Living Things in the World" "Charming, provocative, fascinating.

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The Hidden Life of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate by Peter Wohlleben (Greystone Books, ) is an approachable book of bite-sized chapters explaining the mysteries of trees. Ever wondered if trees can talk to each other.

How they know when to drop their leaves in the fall (and why)?Reviews: "The Hidden Life of Trees is a wonderful, provocative book that draws together half a century of much-neglected and misunderstood plant science and frames it within field observations by an acute and empathetic forester." —John Burnside, The New Statesman.

The Hidden Life of Trees Review. The Hidden Life of Trees really changed my perception – not only of trees but of the natural world as a whole. We often assume that if an organism can’t talk and walk, it’s as if it wasn’t living at all.

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To order a copy for £ (RRP £) go to bookshop Author: PD Smith. In the remainder of The Hidden Life of Trees, Wohlleben goes on to explore such fascinating aspects of arboreal communication as how trees pass wisdom down to the next generation through their seeds, what makes them live so long, and how forests handle immigrants.The Hidden Life of Trees: What they Feel, How they Communicate Peter Wohlleben (born ) is a German forester and author who writes on ecological themes in popular language.

[1] After graduation from forestry school in Rottenburg am Neckar, he took up a job as a government wood ranger in the Rhineland-Palatinate in Born: Bonn, West Germany.

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