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sky between the trees

Preston, James

sky between the trees

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Published by University of Queensland Press in St. Lucia, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • McLaren, Peter -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • McLaren, Peter -- Fiction.,
  • Log chopping (Sports) -- Fiction.

  • About the Edition

    Fictionalizes the boyhood of Australian Peter McLaren, whose consuming interest in log chopping led him to become a world champion axeman.

    Edition Notes

    StatementJames Preston.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.P9233 Sk 1986
    The Physical Object
    Pagination174 p. ;
    Number of Pages174
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2549353M
    ISBN 100702219959, 0702220442
    LC Control Number85031509

    In this exquisite art book, photographer Moon (Ancient Trees: Portraits of Time) returns to the subject of trees, this time photographing nature's towers amid the night sky and in color. The local horizon may include trees, buildings, and mountains. The geographic horizon is the apparent boundary between the Earth and sky. Mountains, trees, and other elevate d features are not considered part of the geographic horizon. The squat, round hut known as the Cloud Chamber for the Trees and Sky may look like an enchanted hobbit home, but it is in fact the work of British artist Chris Drury who built the structure as a. Walk In The Trees. Climb into the treetops and admire sweeping views of lakes and forests from the top of Whitefish Mountain. Feel the exhilaration as you make your way across the narrow planks in the sky, which make Walk in the Treetops such a unique experience. Book the tour in the early morning hours or late-afternoon for the best.


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