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An Introduction to the World of Plants

James P. Braselton

An Introduction to the World of Plants

by James P. Braselton

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Published by Hunter Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plants - General,
  • Nature / Field Guide Books

  • The Physical Object
    FormatRing-bound
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11262534M
    ISBN 100887251455
    ISBN 109780887251450
    OCLC/WorldCa26137549

    The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-Eye View of the World is a nonfiction book by journalist Michael presents case studies that mirror four types of human desires that are reflected in the way that we selectively grow, breed, and genetically engineer our tulip, beauty; marijuana, intoxication; the apple, sweetness; and the potato, : Michael Pollan. In Plant Science: An Introduction to Botany, Dr. Catherine Kleier invites us to open our eyes to the phenomenal world of plant life and to the process she calls “Natura Revelata”, the joy of celebrating and learning from the secrets of nature.

    This book also contains in-depth sections which contain material of a more detailed nature. Readers with an interest in the scientific details may find these sections helpful. By design, the in-depth sections are not essential to the main points of the book; so, feel free to skim or skip these sections as desired. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Green World: An Introduction to Plants and People by Richard M. Klein (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!

    these tangible aspects of the plant world we must also add the importance of beauty and relaxation derived from plants. Since animals are surrounded by and dependent upon plants, the factors that influence plant growth, structure, and distribution, affect the animal world as well. Plant - Animal Relationships. About Plants (Introduction) Plants are a silent but vital part of life on Earth. They are so important because they make their own energy from sunshine. This ability is .


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