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A dictionary of plant sciences

Author: Michael Allaby
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006.
Series: Oxford paperback reference.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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"This wide-ranging and informative dictionary contains over 5,500 clear and concise entires on all aspects of botany. Invaluable to students, amateur botanists, and naturalists, it will also provide a useful reference tool for anyone with interests in agriculture, horticulture, physical geography, and related areas." "This book: covers plants, bacteria, fungi, lichens, and algae; comprehensive classification  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Wörterbuch
Dictionaries
Dictionnaires anglais
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Allaby
ISBN: 0198608918 9780198608912 0195670809 9780195670806
OCLC Number: 70708119
Description: 510 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
Contents: Preface --
A dictionary of plant sciences --
Endangered plants --
The universal genetic code --
The geologic time-scale --
SI units.
Series Title: Oxford paperback reference.
Other Titles: Plant sciences
Responsibility: edited by Michael Allaby.
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Contains over 5,500 entries on various aspects of botany, including biochemistry, plant physiology, cytology, ecology, genetics, evolution, biogeography, earth history, and the earth sciences. This  Read more...

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...a very useful first dictionary for biologists with an interest in plants... Alan Cadogan, Journal of Biological Education, Vol. 41(4)

 
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