The Living Planet A Collection of Writing on the Environment by Mary Green


The Living Planet A Collection of Writing on the Environment by Mary Green

This collection explores life on earth and our place within it. It celebrates the diversity of our environment, and reflects on how our planet is changing and what we can do to protect it. The texts include a range of non-fiction and fiction extracts, short stories and poetry, and are arranged in four themed sections: Wild things, Water worlds, Nature's power and Future planet. The collection include texts by David Attenborough, Sujata Bhatt, John Clare, Susan Cooper, Roger Deakin and Michael Morpurgo.

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240 pages


Mary Green
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Publication date

18th June 2009



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