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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
Cataloging source
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
  • Plants, Useful
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
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: 2001
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography : p.265-275
Contents
January2004
Control code
000024796492
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Paperback ed.
Extent
291 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780747563006
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
The botany of desire : a plant's-eye view of the world, Michael Pollan
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: 2001
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography : p.265-275
Contents
January2004
Control code
000024796492
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Paperback ed.
Extent
291 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780747563006
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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