The Resource Seeds of hope : wisdom and wonder from the world of plants, Jane Goodall with Gail Hudson

Seeds of hope : wisdom and wonder from the world of plants, Jane Goodall with Gail Hudson

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Seeds of hope : wisdom and wonder from the world of plants
Title
Seeds of hope
Title remainder
wisdom and wonder from the world of plants
Statement of responsibility
Jane Goodall with Gail Hudson
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Renowned naturalist and bestselling author Jane Goodall examines the critical role that trees and plants play in our world
Summary
The author blends her experience in the natural world with her enthusiasm for botany to examine the role of trees and plants in the environment, citing the work of botanists while outlining her theories about sustainable farming
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
Green Prize for Sustainable Literature: Adult Nonfiction, 2014.
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10300927
Cataloging source
UPZ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1934-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Goodall, Jane
Dewey number
580
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hudson, Gail E.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Goodall, Jane
  • Goodall, Jane
  • Human-plant relationships
  • Plants
  • Trees
  • Philosophy of nature
  • Hope
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
wisdom and wonder from the world of plants
Label
Seeds of hope : wisdom and wonder from the world of plants, Jane Goodall with Gail Hudson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction / by Michael Pollan -- pt. 1: My love for the natural world. A childhood rooted in nature ; The kingdom of the plants ; Trees ; Forests -- pt. 2: Hunting, gathering, and gardening. The plant hunters ; Botanical gardens ; Seeds ; Orchids ; Gardens and gardening -- pt. 3: Uses and abuses of plants. Plants that can heal ; Plants that can harm ; Plantations ; Food crops ; Genetically modified organisms -- pt. 4: The way forward. The future of agriculture ; Growing our own food ; Saving forests ; Hope for nature ; The will to live
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 420 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781455554492
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour)
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781455554492
  • 18302560
Label
Seeds of hope : wisdom and wonder from the world of plants, Jane Goodall with Gail Hudson
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction / by Michael Pollan -- pt. 1: My love for the natural world. A childhood rooted in nature ; The kingdom of the plants ; Trees ; Forests -- pt. 2: Hunting, gathering, and gardening. The plant hunters ; Botanical gardens ; Seeds ; Orchids ; Gardens and gardening -- pt. 3: Uses and abuses of plants. Plants that can heal ; Plants that can harm ; Plantations ; Food crops ; Genetically modified organisms -- pt. 4: The way forward. The future of agriculture ; Growing our own food ; Saving forests ; Hope for nature ; The will to live
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 420 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781455554492
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour)
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781455554492
  • 18302560

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