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The heartbeat of trees : embracing our ancient bond with forests and nature / Peter Wohlleben ; translated by Jane Billinghurst.

Available copies

  • 8 of 16 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

2 current holds with 16 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Geneva Branch 304.2 WOH HEA (Text) 34207002393503 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville 304.2 Woh (Text) 32604070211819 DCTPLD AD New Non-Fiction Checked out 10/04/2021
Fortville-Vernon Twp PL - Fortville 834.914 WOH (Text) 38301000043280 New Books Reshelving -
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Brookville PL 304.2 WOH (Text) 38217000760278 Nonfiction BPL In transit -
Hagerstown Jefferson Twp PL - Hagerstown 634 WOHL (Text) 39213000933204 Adult Nonfiction Checked out 10/09/2021
Huntingburg PL - Huntingburg 634 WHO (Text) 39970001050680 NF Checked out 10/13/2021
Hussey-Mayfield Mem. PL - Zionsville 304.2 WOHLLEBEN (Text) 33946003981870 New Books . 2nd Floor Checked out 09/28/2021
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library 304.2 WOHLLEBE (Text) 37500004769234 New Items Checked out 10/08/2021
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 304.2 WOHL (Text) 39391007050667 Nonfiction Checked out 10/01/2021
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 304.2 WOHLLEBEN (Text) 34330513675869 Adult - New Non-Fiction Checked out 10/01/2021
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781771646895
  • ISBN: 1771646896
  • Physical Description: 258 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Vancouver ; Greystone Books, 2021.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Translation of: Das geheime Band zwischen Mensch und Natur.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 240-248) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Why is the forest green? -- Giving your hearing a workout in nature -- Your gut's amazing sense of smell -- Nature doesn't always taste good -- Touch helps us think -- Training your sixth sense -- Fear in the forest -- We are better than we think -- In close contact with trees -- In the beginning was fire -- Electric trees -- The heartbeat of trees -- When earthworms travel -- The sacred tree -- The disappearing boundary between animals and plants -- The language of the forest -- Diving deep into the forest -- First aid from nature's medicine cabinet -- When a tree needs a doctor -- Everything under control? -- Our longing for an intact world -- Learning from children -- The paradox of city and country living -- Trees, too, are followers of fashion -- The long, hard road back -- Confronting climate change -- Good things take time -- In search of both the future and the past -- Problems highlighted by Białowieża -- Hambi is here to stay -- Strengthening our bond with nature.
Summary, etc.:
"In an era of cell phone addiction and ever-expanding cities, many of us fear we've lost our connection to nature--but Peter Wohlleben is convinced that age-old ties linking humans to the forest remain alive and intact. Whether we observe it or not, our blood pressure stabilizes near trees, the color green calms us, and the forest sharpens our senses. Drawing on new scientific discoveries, The Heartbeat of Trees reveals the profound interactions humans can have with nature, exploring the language of the forest, the consciousness of plants, and the eroding boundary between flora and fauna. Wohlleben shares how to see, feel, smell, hear, and even taste your journey into the woods. Above all, he reveals a wondrous cosmos where humans are a part of nature, and where conservation is not just about saving trees--it's about saving ourselves, too."-- Provided by publisher.
Additional Physical Form available Note:
Issued also in electronic format.
Language Note:
In English, translated from the German.
Subject: Human ecology.
Trees > Ecology.
Forest ecology.
Nature > Psychological aspects.
Human beings > Effect of environment on.
NATURE / Essays.
NATURE / Trees & Forests.
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Botany.
Genre: Essays.

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