The Ghost Orchard
The Hidden History of the Apple in North AmericaBook - 2017
This is award-winning author Helen Humphreys' fascinating journey into the secret history of an iconic food. Delving deep into the storied past of the apple, Humphreys explores the intricate link between agriculture, settlement, and human relationships. In telling this hidden history, Humphreys writes movingly about the experience of her research. The result is a book that is both personal and universal, combining engaging storytelling, historical detail, and deep emotional insight.
Publisher: Toronto : HarperCollinsPublishersLtd, ©2017.
Characteristics: 234 pages, 13 unnumbered pages of plates :,colour illustrations ;,20 cm.