A Tale of Trees: The battle to save Britain's ancient by Derek Niemann

By Derek Niemann

We are a state that loves its historic woods and timber. We prize our strong oaks, craggy pines, bluebells and primroses, badgers and dormice. We worth the historical past and history of areas which have been wooded area considering that prior to the Norman Conquest. yet just a new release in the past we have been prepared to wipe them out. It used to be acknowledged that during the gap of simply 30 years, approximately half our historic woods have been destroyed. How and why did this ensue? And who avoided all of them being lost?

A story of Trees good points the voices of these who decrease the woods and people who stored what was once left. it's a tale jam-packed with tragedy and heroism, ingenuity and blindness. and it'll encourage the reader to move out and discover extra historic woods, and pleasure in our typical treasures.

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