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Tree thieves : crime and survival in North America's woods / Lyndsie Bourgon.

Bourgon, Lyndsie, (author.).

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  • 6 of 8 copies available at NC Cardinal. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Fontana Regional Library.

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  • 3 current holds with 8 total copies.

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3 current holds with 8 total copies.

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Marianna Black Library 333.75 B (Text) 39493109032781 Adult New Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780316497442
  • ISBN: 0316497444
  • Physical Description: xiv, 273 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color), map ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Little, Brown Spark, 2022.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-259) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Roots: clearances -- the poacher and the gamekeeper -- into the heart of the country -- a lunar landscape -- region at war -- Trunk: the gateway to the redwoods -- tree troubles -- music wood -- the trees of mystery -- turning -- bad jobs -- catching an outlaw -- in the blocks -- puzzle pieces -- a new surge -- the origin tree -- Canopy: tracking timberl -- "it was a vision quest" -- from Peru to Houston -- "we trust in the trees" -- carbon sinks -- in limbo.
Summary, etc.:
Weaving together investigative reporting, colorful characters, logging history, political analysis, and cutting-edge tree science, this gripping account reveals the complexity of the illegal timber market.
Subject: Logging > Corrupt practices > Northwest, Pacific.
Lumber trade > Corrupt practices > Northwest, Pacific.
Trees > Effect of poaching on > Northwest, Pacific.
Deforestation > Northwest, Pacific.
Northwest, Pacific > Environmental conditions.

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