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The Overstory, Powers,  Richard
The Overstory
Richard Powers

Paperback $32.99 - RANDOM HOUSE UK
Fiction - Published: 16/Apr/2018 - ISBN: 9781785151644

The Overstory unfolds in concentric rings of story that range from antebellum New York to the late twentieth-century Timber Wars of the Pacific Northwest and beyond. An Air Force loadmaster in the Vietnam War is saved by falling into a banyan. An artist inherits a hundred years of photographic portraits, all of the same doomed American chestnut. A hearing- and speech-impaired scientist discovers that trees are communicating with one another. These strangers are brought together in a last stand to save the continent's few remaining acres of virgin forest.

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