Skip to main content alibris logo
The Man Who Made Things Out of Trees - Penn, Robert
Filter Results
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency

Robert Penn cut down an ash tree to see how many things could be made from it. After all, ash is the tree we have made the greatest and most varied use of over the course of human history. Journeying from Wales across Europe and Ireland to the USA, Robert finds that the ancient skills and knowledge of the properties of ash, developed over millennia making wheels and arrows, furniture and baseball bats, are far from dead. The book chronicles how the urge to understand and appreciate trees still runs through us all like grain ...

loading
The Man Who Made Things Out of Trees 2016, W. W. Norton & Company

ISBN-13: 9780393253733

Hardcover

The Man Who Made Things Out of Trees 2016, Penguin Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780141977515

Mass-market paperback

The Man Who Made Things Out of Trees 2016, HighBridge Audio, Old Saybrook

ISBN-13: 9781681682242

Audiobook CD

The Man Who Made Things Out of Trees 2015, Particular Books, London

ISBN-13: 9781846148422

Hardcover