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The Resource The botany of desire : a plant's eye view of the world, Michael Pollan

The botany of desire : a plant's eye view of the world, Michael Pollan

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The botany of desire : a plant's eye view of the world
Title
The botany of desire
Title remainder
a plant's eye view of the world
Statement of responsibility
Michael Pollan
Title variation
botany of desire
Title variation remainder
a plants eye view of the world
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Focusing on the human relationship with plants, uses botany to explore four basic human desires--sweetness, beauty, intoxication, and control--through four plants that embody them: the apple, tulip, marijuana, and potato
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Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2001.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2001
  • YALSA Outstanding Book for the College Bound, 2009.
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156588
Cataloging source
DLC
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Pollan, Michael
Dewey number
306.45
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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Human-plant relationships
Target audience
adult
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a plant's eye view of the world
Label
The botany of desire : a plant's eye view of the world, Michael Pollan
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [247]-256) and index
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volume
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  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
402916
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxv, 271 pages
Isbn
9780375501296
Lccn
00066479
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780375501296
  • (Sirsi) ADB-3662
Label
The botany of desire : a plant's eye view of the world, Michael Pollan
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [247]-256) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
402916
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxv, 271 pages
Isbn
9780375501296
Lccn
00066479
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780375501296
  • (Sirsi) ADB-3662

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