In Search of Remarkable Trees: On Safari in Southern Africa

Author(s): Thomas Pakenham

World Natural History | Secondhand

Thomas Pakenham in search of the oldest, most unusual and most impressive trees of Southern Africa.

Product Information

Critically acclaimed and now famous author. Over 100,000 copies sold of MEETINGS WITH REMARKABLE TREES and REMARKABLE TREES OF THE WORLD. Awe-inspiring collection of the largest, oldest and most fabled trees in Southern Africa and Madagascar.

Thomas Pakenham is the author and photographer of the bestselling REMARKABLE TREES OF THE WORLD and MEETINGS WITH REMARKABLE TREES, and author of the critically acclaimed SCRAMBLE FOR AFRICA, which won the W.H. Smith award and the Alan Paton Award. He lives in Co. Westmeath, Ireland, with a growing collection of trees raised from seeds collected on his expeditions around the world, and is Chairman of the Irish Tree Society. This book combines his knowledge and interest in both trees and Southern Africa.

General Fields

  • : 9780297843801
  • : Orion Publishing Co
  • : Weidenfeld & Nicolson
  • : 1.513
  • : August 2007
  • : 290mm X 240mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : April 2013
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Thomas Pakenham
  • : Hardback
  • : 582.160968
  • : 192
  • : 40 B/W Photo\Illu(s),90 Colour Photo\Illu(s)