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'Treepedia' is an entertaining and fact-filled illustrated compendium of tree lore. Featuring nearly 100 entries - on topics ranging from tree ecology and conservation to the role of trees in religion, literature, art, and movies - this enticing collection is a celebration of all things arboreal. In this charming book, Joan Maloof explains the difference between a cedar and a cypress, and reveals where to find the most remarkable trees on the planet. She tells the story behind the venerable Bodhi Tree, and describes peculiar species like baobabs and Fitzroya. Maloof profiles legendary conservationists, and discusses discusses reforestation, proforestation, emerald ash borers, the ents from The Lord of the Rings, culturally modified trees, the ill-fated and controversial Redwood Summer, and much more.