skip to content
The man who planted trees : lost groves, champion trees, and an urgent plan to save the planet Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The man who planted trees : lost groves, champion trees, and an urgent plan to save the planet

Author: Jim Robbins
Publisher: New York : Spiegel & Grau, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Describes the efforts of a former alcoholic nurseryman, whose near-death experience prompted him to attempt to find the best specimens of the U.S.'s 872 known species of trees and use them to propagate their offspring around the world.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Robbins, Jim.
Man who planted trees.
New York : Spiegel & Grau, 2012
(DLC) 2011040738
(OCoLC)753624794
Named Person: David Milarch
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jim Robbins
ISBN: 9781588369994 1588369994
OCLC Number: 797965667
Description: 1 online resource
Responsibility: Jim Robbins.

Abstract:

Describes the efforts of a former alcoholic nurseryman, whose near-death experience prompted him to attempt to find the best specimens of the U.S.'s 872 known species of trees and use them to propagate their offspring around the world.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/797965667> # The man who planted trees : lost groves, champion trees, and an urgent plan to save the planet
    a schema:Book, schema:MediaObject, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "797965667" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   rdfs:comment "Warning: This malformed URI has been treated as a string - 'http://images.contentreserve.com/ImageType-100/0111-1/{C91B7BCB-4CDE-42BD-B4E2-2DBEB16D7750}Img100.jpg'" ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1101276826#Topic/forest_conservation> ; # Forest conservation
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/250393243> ; # David Milarch
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1101276826#Topic/nature_plants_trees> ; # NATURE--Plants--Trees
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85050567> ; # Forest conservation
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85137232> ; # Tree planting
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1034561> ; # Nature
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/333.7516/e23/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85050590> ; # Forest germplasm resources conservation
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1101276826#Topic/tree_planting> ; # Tree planting
   schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "2012" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/77985019> ; # Jim Robbins
   schema:datePublished "2012" ;
   schema:description "Describes the efforts of a former alcoholic nurseryman, whose near-death experience prompted him to attempt to find the best specimens of the U.S.'s 872 known species of trees and use them to propagate their offspring around the world."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1101276826> ;
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/753624794> ;
   schema:name "The man who planted trees : lost groves, champion trees, and an urgent plan to save the planet"@en ;
   schema:productID "797965667" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/797965667#PublicationEvent/new_york_spiegel_&_grau_2012> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1101276826#Agent/spiegel_&_grau> ; # Spiegel & Grau
   schema:url "http://images.contentreserve.com/ImageType-100/0111-1/{C91B7BCB-4CDE-42BD-B4E2-2DBEB16D7750}Img100.jpg" ;
   schema:url <https://www.overdrive.com/search?q=C91B7BCB-4CDE-42BD-B4E2-2DBEB16D7750> ;
   schema:url <https://samples.overdrive.com/?crid=C91B7BCB-4CDE-42BD-B4E2-2DBEB16D7750&.epub-sample.overdrive.com> ;
   schema:url <http://rbdigital.oneclickdigital.com> ;
   schema:url <http://excerpts.cdn.overdrive.com/FormatType-410/0111-1/C91/B7B/CB/ManWhoPlantedTreesLostGrovestheFuture9781588369994.epub> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781588369994> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/797965667> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1101276826#Topic/forest_conservation> # Forest conservation
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Forest conservation"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1101276826#Topic/nature_plants_trees> # NATURE--Plants--Trees
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "NATURE--Plants--Trees"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85050567> # Forest conservation
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Forest conservation"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85050590> # Forest germplasm resources conservation
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Forest germplasm resources conservation"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85137232> # Tree planting
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Tree planting"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1034561> # Nature
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Nature"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/250393243> # David Milarch
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Milarch" ;
   schema:givenName "David" ;
   schema:name "David Milarch" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/77985019> # Jim Robbins
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Robbins" ;
   schema:givenName "Jim" ;
   schema:name "Jim Robbins" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781588369994>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1588369994" ;
   schema:isbn "9781588369994" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/753624794>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Man who planted trees." ;
   schema:description "Print version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/797965667> ; # The man who planted trees : lost groves, champion trees, and an urgent plan to save the planet
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/797965667>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/797965667> ; # The man who planted trees : lost groves, champion trees, and an urgent plan to save the planet
   schema:dateModified "2017-09-02" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.