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Tree Thieves: Crime and Survival in North America’s Woods by Lyndsie Bourgon

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Tree Thieves: Crime and Survival in North America’s Woods

Islands of Abandonment: Nature Rebounding in the Post-Human Landscape

Sounds Wild and Broken: Sonic Marvels, Evolution’s Creativity, and the Crisis of Sensory Extinction

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Tree Thieves: Crime and Survival in North America’s Woods
Tree Thieves: Crime and Survival in North America’s Woods

Islands of Abandonment: Nature Rebounding in the Post-Human Landscape
Islands of Abandonment: Nature Rebounding in the Post-Human Landscape

Sounds Wild and Broken: Sonic Marvels, Evolution’s Creativity, and the Crisis of Sensory Extinction
Sounds Wild and Broken: Sonic Marvels, Evolution’s Creativity, and the Crisis of Sensory Extinction