Kiidk'yaas, also known as the Golden Spruce, was a Sitka Spruce tree, Picea
sitchensis 'Aurea', that grew on the banks of the Yakoun River in Haida Gwaii ...
Editorial Reviews. From Publishers Weekly. The felling of a celebrated giant
golden spruce tree in British Columbia's Queen Charlotte Islands takes on a
Oct 27, 2014 ... This is the gripping story of a unique Sitka spruce tree with golden needles,
sacred to the Haida of B. C. 's Queen Charlotte Islands, and the ...
Jul 29, 2008 ... Jeffrey Lockwood reviews The Golden Spruce: A True Story of Myth, Madness,
and Greed by John Vaillant.
Nov 4, 2002 ... There was only one giant golden spruce in the world, and, until a man named
Grant Hadwin took a chainsaw to it, in 1997, it had stood for more ...
The Golden Spruce is the story of a glorious natural wonder, the man who
destroyed it, and the fascinating, troubling context in which his act took place.
Dec 2, 2010 ... In 1997, a symbolic Sitka spruce tree known as the golden spruce was cut down
illegally in the dark cover of night. The deed took place in ...
May 12, 2005 ... "The Golden Spruce" is centered on a 1997 act of eco-terrorism when a crazed
former logger felled a Sitka spruce with golden needles, a freak ...
On the Queen Charlotte Islands in B.C., a towering Sitka spruce with golden
needles became something of a legend. Sacred to the local Haida, it was known
Aug 13, 2012 ... http://www.ScienceBookMix.com This is the summary of The Golden Spruce: A
True Story of Myth, Madness, and Greed by John Vaillant.