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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
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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
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-256) and index
Control code
ocm45375721
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxv, 271 p.
Isbn
9780375501296
Lccn
00066479
System control number
(Sirsi) ADB-3662
Label
The botany of desire : a plant's eye view of the world, Michael Pollan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-256) and index
Control code
ocm45375721
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxv, 271 p.
Isbn
9780375501296
Lccn
00066479
System control number
(Sirsi) ADB-3662

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