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Eating dirt : deep forests, big timber and life with the tree-planting tribe

Author: Charlotte Gill; David Suzuki Foundation.
Publisher: Vancouver : Greystone Books, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Charlotte Gill spent twenty years working as a tree planter in Canadian forests. In this book, she examines the environmental impact of logging and celebrates the value of forests from a perspective of some one whose work caught them between environmentalists and loggers.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Charlotte Gill; David Suzuki Foundation.
ISBN: 9781553657934 1553657934
OCLC Number: 743390471
Awards: Winner of Libris Awards (Nonfiction) 2012
Winner of IndieFab awards (Editor's Choice Nonfic) 2012
Commended for Hilary Weston Prize for Nonfiction 2011
Commended for RBC Taylor Prize 2012
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: The last place on earth --
A kind of tribe --
Rookie years --
Green fluorescent protein --
A furious way of being --
The town that logging made --
At the end of the reach --
Extremophiles --
Sunset --
Exit lines.
Responsibility: Charlotte Gill.
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