October 2016 Non-fiction Reaktion Books

Trees, Woods and Forests: A Social and Cultural History Charles Watkins

Paperback | Oct 2016 | REAKTION BOOKS | 9781780236643 | 312pp | 234x156mm | GEN | AUD$44.99, NZD$54.99
Hardback | Feb 2015 | REAKTION BOOKS | 9781780233734 | 288pp | 234x156mm | RFB | AUD$67.99, NZD$83.99

Throughout human history our relationship with trees, woods and forests has remained central to the development of our technology, culture and expansion as a species. In this engaging book Charles Watkins examines and challenges our historical andmodern attitudes to wooded environments, and our continuing anxiety about humanity's impact on these natural realms.