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People and trees

People and trees

the role of social forestry in sustainable development

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Published by World Bank in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social forestry programs.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementeditors, Hans Gregersen, Sydney Draper, Dieter Elz.
    SeriesEDI seminar series
    ContributionsGregersen, H. M., Draper, Sydney, 1925-, Elz, Dieter., Economic Development Institute (Washington, D.C.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSD387.P74 P46 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 273 p. :
    Number of Pages273
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2190621M
    ISBN 100821312057
    LC Control Number89009047

    People and trees have far more things in common than many of us realize. Below we share some interesting and wonderful things people and trees have in common and why the relationship between people and trees is so special and important. This includes the fact that both humans and trees are mostly water, we share similar physical characteristics, and each one of us are completely unique. In. The trees in the second book are, in contrast, located right on the front lines of environmental change, urbanization, industrial development, and human conflict. Some have been bombed, others planted, and all live in deep connection to people. So The Songs of Trees is as much about people as it is about trees. Indeed, the book’s central.

      The People in the Trees (Book): Yanagihara, Hanya: Joining an anthropologist's expedition to discover a lost tribe on a remote Micronesian island, a young doctor investigates and proves a theory that the tribe's considerable longevity is linked to a rare turtle, a finding that brings worldwide fame and unexpected consequence. In Hanya Yanagihara’s fascinating and multilayered debut novel, “The People in the Trees,” certain natives of Ivu’ ivu, a fictional Micronesian island, live well beyond : Suzanne Koven.

    Regaining his sight he said, "I see people, but they look like trees walking." New Heart English Bible He looked up, and said, "I see people; they look like trees walking." Aramaic Bible in Plain English He gazed and he said, “I see people like trees that are walking.” GOD'S WORD® Translation The man looked up and said, "I see people. Get this from a library! The people in the trees. [Hanya Yanagihara] -- In , a young doctor called Norton Perina signs up to accompany an anthropological expedition to a remote Micronesian island in search of a rumoured lost tribe. The expedition is a success.


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