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The Resource The plant hunters : true stories of their daring adventures to the far corners of the Earth, Anita Silvey

The plant hunters : true stories of their daring adventures to the far corners of the Earth, Anita Silvey

Label
The plant hunters : true stories of their daring adventures to the far corners of the Earth
Title
The plant hunters
Title remainder
true stories of their daring adventures to the far corners of the Earth
Statement of responsibility
Anita Silvey
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Presents the experiences and contributions of early adventurers, explorers, and scientists responsible for discovering and documenting new types of plants, showing how their often dangerous voyages help establish the field of botany
  • This book uses primary source materials to introduce explorers from the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries who traveled the world to discover, collect, and transport new and unusual plants in the name of science
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Silvey, Anita
Dewey number
580.75
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
QK26
LC item number
.S57 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
8.3
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Plant collectors
  • Plant collecting
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The plant hunters : true stories of their daring adventures to the far corners of the Earth, Anita Silvey
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
31223099795453
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
88 p.
Isbn
9780374309084
Lccn
2011005161
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • 707626602
  • (OCoLC)707626602
Label
The plant hunters : true stories of their daring adventures to the far corners of the Earth, Anita Silvey
Publication
Bar code
31223099795453
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
88 p.
Isbn
9780374309084
Lccn
2011005161
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • 707626602
  • (OCoLC)707626602

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