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Book Review: 'American Canopy,' by Eric Rutkow

America has long swayed between exploitation and conservation
Wood was the country's original energy addiction
Wood was the country's original energy addictionIllustration by The Heads of State

American Canopy:
Trees, Forests, and the Making of a Nation

By Eric Rutkow
Scribner; 416 pp; $27.50