The Golden Spruce: A True Story of Myth, Madness and Greed

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  • ISBN: 0676976468
  • Author: John Vaillant
  • Publisher: Vintage Canada
  • Genre: Science & Math
  • Date: Jan. 3 2006
  • Pages: 272
  • Language: English

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Synopsis

The Golden Spruce is the story of a glorious natural wonder, the man who destroyed it, and the fascinating, troubling context in which his act took place. A tree with luminous glowing needles, the golden spruce was unique, a mystery that biologically speaking should never …