Author(s): Thomas Pakenham
Thomas Pakenham in search of the oldest, most unusual and most impressive trees of Southern Africa.
Critically acclaimed and now famous author. Over 100,000 copies sold of MEETINGS WITH REMARKABLE TREES and REMARKABLE TREES OF THE WORLD. Awe-inspiring collection of the largest, oldest and most fabled trees in Southern Africa and Madagascar.
Thomas Pakenham is the author and photographer of the bestselling REMARKABLE TREES OF THE WORLD and MEETINGS WITH REMARKABLE TREES, and author of the critically acclaimed SCRAMBLE FOR AFRICA, which won the W.H. Smith award and the Alan Paton Award. He lives in Co. Westmeath, Ireland, with a growing collection of trees raised from seeds collected on his expeditions around the world, and is Chairman of the Irish Tree Society. This book combines his knowledge and interest in both trees and Southern Africa.