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The Resource Seeds, sex and civilization : how the hidden life of plants has shaped our world, Peter Thompson, [Stephen Harris]

Seeds, sex and civilization : how the hidden life of plants has shaped our world, Peter Thompson, [Stephen Harris]

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Seeds, sex and civilization : how the hidden life of plants has shaped our world
Title
Seeds, sex and civilization
Title remainder
how the hidden life of plants has shaped our world
Statement of responsibility
Peter Thompson, [Stephen Harris]
Title variation
Seeds, sex & civilization
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Looks at the role played by seeds in human history, exploring what seeds do, how they work, and the future of genetically modified crops, seed conservation, and plant ownership in today's society
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10006785
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NjBwBT
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1931-2008
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Thompson, Peter
Dewey number
631.521
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1966-
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Harris, Stephen
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True
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  • Seeds
  • Civilization
Target audience
adult
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how the hidden life of plants has shaped our world
Label
Seeds, sex and civilization : how the hidden life of plants has shaped our world, Peter Thompson, [Stephen Harris]
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The roots of agriculture -- The genie released -- The making of seeds -- Strategies for survival -- Travellers in time and space -- Seeds in the garden -- The pursuit of plenty -- Banking on seeds -- Future prospects
Control code
000046087898
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
272 p.
Isbn
9780500251706
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Seeds, sex and civilization : how the hidden life of plants has shaped our world, Peter Thompson, [Stephen Harris]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The roots of agriculture -- The genie released -- The making of seeds -- Strategies for survival -- Travellers in time and space -- Seeds in the garden -- The pursuit of plenty -- Banking on seeds -- Future prospects
Control code
000046087898
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
272 p.
Isbn
9780500251706
Other physical details
ill.

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