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The Resource The brother gardeners : botany, empire, and the birth of an obsession, Andrea Wulf

The brother gardeners : botany, empire, and the birth of an obsession, Andrea Wulf

Label
The brother gardeners : botany, empire, and the birth of an obsession
Title
The brother gardeners
Title remainder
botany, empire, and the birth of an obsession
Statement of responsibility
Andrea Wulf
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Follows the lives of six men who shared a passion for plants and a love of gardening in eighteenth-century London, who made Britain the epicenter of horticulture, and transformed gardening from an aristocratic pastime to a national obsession
Biography type
contains biographical information
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306310
Cataloging source
DNAL/DLC
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Wulf, Andrea
Dewey number
635.0941
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
SB61
LC item number
.W85 2009
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
SB61
NAL item number
.W85 2009
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Horticulturists
  • Plant collectors
  • Gardening
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
botany, empire, and the birth of an obsession
Label
The brother gardeners : botany, empire, and the birth of an obsession, Andrea Wulf
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: London : William Heinemann, 2008
  • "A Borzoi book"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-333) and index
Control code
ocn298128814
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S ed.
Extent
x, 354 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780307270238
Lccn
2008055080
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), map
System control number
(OCoLC)298128814
Label
The brother gardeners : botany, empire, and the birth of an obsession, Andrea Wulf
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: London : William Heinemann, 2008
  • "A Borzoi book"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-333) and index
Control code
ocn298128814
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S ed.
Extent
x, 354 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780307270238
Lccn
2008055080
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), map
System control number
(OCoLC)298128814

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