Elm Street, USA

Elm Street, USA books & arts Urban Forests: A in the archives, and one of the pleasures from their window are released a day earlier Natural History of of the book is watching as she unfolds one than those who look out at a blank nothing. Trees and People delightful, well-chosen sylvan detail after And yet, as Jonnes details in the second in the American another. For instance, in the early twentieth half of her book, trees are under attack Cityscape century, a tree-crazy amateur historian — literally, in the case of Chestnut blight, named Erle Kauffman tracked down “every Dutch elm disease and emerald ash borer, famous elm, oak, horse chestnut, and willow pathogens that have destroyed billions of By Jill Jonnes where [George] Washington had sheltered, urban street trees. Furthermore, few trees tied his horse, held meetings, or eaten can withstand the poor soil, road salt and breakfast, from Valley Forge to Charleston general abuse of the urban environment. VIKING: 2016. 416PP. to Cambridge.” And while Jonnes’s method Add to this an aging urban forest that US$32.00 is to find colourful figures like Kauffman to desperately needs expensive care, and help move her story along, it becomes clear, it becomes http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Nature Plants Springer Journals

Elm Street, USA

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Publisher
Nature Publishing Group UK
Copyright
Copyright © 2017 by The Author(s)
Subject
Life Sciences; Life Sciences, general; Plant Sciences
eISSN
2055-0278
D.O.I.
10.1038/s41477-017-0088-3
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books & arts Urban Forests: A in the archives, and one of the pleasures from their window are released a day earlier Natural History of of the book is watching as she unfolds one than those who look out at a blank nothing. Trees and People delightful, well-chosen sylvan detail after And yet, as Jonnes details in the second in the American another. For instance, in the early twentieth half of her book, trees are under attack Cityscape century, a tree-crazy amateur historian — literally, in the case of Chestnut blight, named Erle Kauffman tracked down “every Dutch elm disease and emerald ash borer, famous elm, oak, horse chestnut, and willow pathogens that have destroyed billions of By Jill Jonnes where [George] Washington had sheltered, urban street trees. Furthermore, few trees tied his horse, held meetings, or eaten can withstand the poor soil, road salt and breakfast, from Valley Forge to Charleston general abuse of the urban environment. VIKING: 2016. 416PP. to Cambridge.” And while Jonnes’s method Add to this an aging urban forest that US$32.00 is to find colourful figures like Kauffman to desperately needs expensive care, and help move her story along, it becomes clear, it becomes

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Published: Jan 4, 2018

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