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The Resource Seeds, sex and civilization : how the hidden life of plants has shaped our world, Peter Thompson

Seeds, sex and civilization : how the hidden life of plants has shaped our world, Peter Thompson

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Seeds, sex and civilization : how the hidden life of plants has shaped our world
Title
Seeds, sex and civilization
Title remainder
how the hidden life of plants has shaped our world
Statement of responsibility
Peter Thompson
Title variation
Seeds, sex & civilization
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Looks at the role played by seeds in human history, exploring what seeds do, how they work, and the future of genetically modified crops, seed conservation, and plant ownership in today's society
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10006785
Cataloging source
DLC
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1931-2008
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Thompson, Peter
Dewey number
631.5/21
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SB117
LC item number
.T476 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Harris, Stephen
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Seeds
  • Civilization
  • Agriculture
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how the hidden life of plants has shaped our world
Label
Seeds, sex and civilization : how the hidden life of plants has shaped our world, Peter Thompson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Conclusion of book upon author's death by Dr. Stephen Harris, Druce Curator of the Oxford University Herbaria
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 261) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The roots of agriculture -- The genie released -- The making of seeds -- Strategies for survival -- Travellers in time and space -- Seeds in the garden -- The pursuit of plenty -- Banking on seeds -- Future prospects
Control code
1019245
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
272 pages
Isbn
9780500251706
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010923359
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780500251706
Label
Seeds, sex and civilization : how the hidden life of plants has shaped our world, Peter Thompson
Publication
Note
Conclusion of book upon author's death by Dr. Stephen Harris, Druce Curator of the Oxford University Herbaria
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 261) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The roots of agriculture -- The genie released -- The making of seeds -- Strategies for survival -- Travellers in time and space -- Seeds in the garden -- The pursuit of plenty -- Banking on seeds -- Future prospects
Control code
1019245
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
272 pages
Isbn
9780500251706
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010923359
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780500251706

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