Ladders To Heaven

By Mike Shanahan

How fig trees shaped our history, fed our imaginations and can enrich our future

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E-book edition.
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Currently sold out. In the meantime, you can order a hardback edition here.
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Signed 1st edition hardback and the ebook edition
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Signed print of original artwork, signed 1st edition hardback and the ebook edition


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Original Illustrations

Only one available. Pledger receives the 20 original illustrations, 2 tickets to launch party, personally signed and dedicated 1st edition hardback, plus the ebook edition, plus set of 20 limited edition postcards that show the book's illustrations.

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