Secret Network of Nature: The Delicate Balance of All Living Things
Detalii
Autor WOHLLEBEN, Peter
An apariţie 2019
Editura Harper Collins
Nr pagini 272
Dimensiuni 20 x 13 cm
Format Paperback, B

Secret Network of Nature: The Delicate Balance of All Living Things

  • Cod produs: 9781784708498
  • Disponibilitate: În Stoc
  • 52,00 Lei

Descriere

An exploration of the invisible connections sustaining the entire natural world from the bestselling author of The Hidden Life of Trees

Did you know that trees can influence the rotation of the earth?

Or that wolves can alter the course of a river?

Or that earthworms control wild boar populations?

The natural world is a web of intricate connections, many of which go unnoticed by humans. But it is these connections that maintain nature’s finely balanced equilibrium.

Drawing on the latest scientific discoveries and decades of experience as a forester, Peter Wohlleben shows us how different animals, plants, rivers, rocks and weather systems cooperate, and what's at stake when these delicate systems are unbalanced.

‘Peter Wohlleben doesn't merely look, he sees. Let's all learn as much from him as we can, and quickly’ Rosamund Young, author of The Secret Life of Cows


"Peter Wohlleben doesn't merely look, he sees. Let's all learn as much from him as we can, and quickly." (Rosamund Young, author of THE SECRET LIFE OF COWS)

"Fascinating… Wohlleben is right to remind us that everything is joined up" (Julian Glover Evening Standard)

"A fascinating read" (BBC Wildlife)

"Praise for The Hidden Life of Trees: ‘Marvellous’" (John Banville Irish Times)

"Praise for The Inner Life of Animals: 'Always fascinating… Wry, avuncular, careful and kind'" (Richard Kerridge Guardian)

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