The people who hugged the trees: an environmental folk tale

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Publisher:
Roberts Rinehart,
Pub. Date:
[1990]
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English
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An environmental fable based on a classic folk tale from India. Retelling the 300-year old story of the first Chipko - the Hug-the-Tree people - the author follows the fortunes of a young girl, Amrita Devi, who grows up to lead her village in saving the nearby forest from the Maharajah's axe-men. Today, the Chipko Movement supports non-violent resistance to tree-cutting. It should be of interest to children aged three upwards.
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9780911797800
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subject_facet Ecology -- India -- Juvenile literature, Environmental protection -- India -- Juvenile literature, Folklore, Folklore -- India -- Juvenile literature, Literature, Trees -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature
title_display The people who hugged the trees : an environmental folk tale
title_full The people who hugged the trees : an environmental folk tale / adapted by Deborah Lee Rose from a story of Rajasthan, India ; with pictures by Birgitta Säflund
title_short The people who hugged the trees :
title_sub an environmental folk tale
topic_facet Ecology, Environmental protection, Folklore, Trees