traveller's tree

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Synonyms for traveller's tree

giant treelike plant having edible nuts and leafstalks that yield a refreshing drink of clear watery sap

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The result was his first book, The Traveller's Tree, which brought the Caribbean to the notice of post-war Britain.
Yet Paddy still managed to reveal the archipelago's romance and magic, and The Traveller's Tree was hailed as a masterpiece and won the Heinemann Prize.
It is because of that unique mixture of cultures that is the Caribbean--and no-one has captured and evoked the extraordinary differences between the islands better than Paddy did in The Traveller's Tree.