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Botanical Specimens Books

Books con argomento Botanical Specimens

The Plant Hunters

The Plant Hunters

Tyler-Whittle Michael Sidney  Whittle Tyler 
edizioni Lyons Pr collana Lyons Pr (Paperback)

Tales of the botanist explorers who enriched our gardens.

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€ 16,10
Nature's Beloved Son

Nature's Beloved Son

Gisel Bonnie J.  Joseph Stephen J. (PHT)  Wallace David Rains (FRW) 
edizioni Heyday Books collana Heyday Books (Hardcover) , 2008

Gisel, an environmental historian and specialist on John Muir, has compiled an engaging and beautifully presented account of his activities as a botanist, using a wealth of primary sources, and quoting frequently from his letters and other writings. The volume is oversized (9.25x12.25") and heavily illustrated with...

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€ 35,00
Plant Collecting for the Amateur

Plant Collecting for the Amateur

Brayshaw T. Christopher 
edizioni Heritage Group Dist collana Heritage Group Dist (Paperback)

This small, comprehensive guide offers practical advice on how to collect, dry and store plant specimens for botanical study. Intended for plant collectors who do not have access to herbarium equipment, this book describes how to use common household items to dry, press and store plants.

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€ 4,60
Where Our Food Comes From

Where Our Food Comes From

Nabhan Gary Paul  Wilson Ken (FRW) 
edizioni Shearwater Books collana Shearwater Books (Hardcover)

The future of our food depends on tiny seeds in orchards and fields the world over. In 1943, one of the first to recognize this fact, the great botanist Nikolay Vavilov, lay dying of starvation in a Soviet prison. But in the years before Stalin jailed him as a scapegoat for the country's famines, Vavilov had traveled...

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€ 38,50