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Eastern Old-Growth Forests: Prospects For Rediscovery And Recovery
edited by Mary Byrd Davis
contributions by Bruce Means, James Runkle, Margaret Davis, Lee Frelich, Lucy Tyrell, Tim Parshall, Peter Reich, Kurt Rusterholtz, Robert Zahner, David Cameron Duffy, Steve Comers, Bill McKibben, Charles Schaadt, Anthony Cook, J. Merrill Lynch, Kathy Seaton, Ricky White, Albert Meier and James Farrari
foreword by John Davis
Island Press, 1996
Cloth: 978-1-55963-408-3 | Paper: 978-1-55963-409-0 | eISBN: 978-1-61091-244-0
Library of Congress Classification SD387.O43E27 1996
Dewey Decimal Classification 333.784

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ABOUT THIS BOOK
Eastern Old-Growth Forests is the first book devoted exclusively to old growth throughout the East. Authoritative essays from leading experts examine the ecology and characteristics of eastern old growth, explore its history and value -- both ecological and cultural -- and make recommendations for its preservation.The book provides a thorough overview of the importance of old growth in the East including its extent, qualities, and role in wildlands restoration. It will serve a vital role in furthering preservation efforts by making eastern old-growth issues better known and understood.

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