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Author: Florence Meiman White; Alan E Cober
Publisher: New York : A.A. Knopf, ©1969.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes fifteen types of trees, where and how they grow, and their many uses to man providing him with such necessities as food, clothing, medicine, and shelter.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Florence Meiman White; Alan E Cober
OCLC Number: 11737
Description: 54 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Red Spruce / the tree that made this book --
Ponderosa Pine / the tree for homes and furniture --
Rubber / the tree for automobiles --
Baobab / the African tree for every purpose --
Sapodilla / the chewing-gum tree --
Cork Oak / the tree that can save your life --
Western Hemlock / the tree that made a rayon dress --
Coconut Palm / the tropical milk and meat tree --
Castor Bean / the medicine tree --
Douglas Fir / the tree for forest, lawn, and living room --
Apple / the tree for eating and climbing --
Sugar Maple / the tree that makes your pancakes good --
White Oak / the tree that launched a thousand ships --
Cacao / the chocolate tree --
Banana / the tree that is not a tree --
Conclusion.
Responsibility: Florence M. White ; illustrated by Alan E. Cober.

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Describes fifteen types of trees, where and how they grow, and their many uses to man providing him with such necessities as food, clothing, medicine, and shelter.

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