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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Perennial
Publication date February 1, 1989
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780060915872
ISBN-10 0060915870
Dimensions 1 by 5.50 by 8.25 in.
Weight 0.65 lbs.
Original list price $17.99
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Shares startling scientific discoveries concerning the way in which plants adapt, survive, and communicate
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Explore the inner world of plants and its fascinating relation to mankind, as uncovered by the latest discoveries of science.

In this truly revolutionary and beloved work, drawn from remarkable research, Peter Tompkins and Christopher Bird cast light on the rich psychic universe of plants. Now available in a new edition, The Secret Life of Plants explores plants' response to human care and nurturing, their ability to communicate with man, plants' surprising reaction to music, their lie-detection abilities, their creative powers, and much more. Tompkins and Bird's classic book affirms the depth of humanity's relationship with nature and adds special urgency to the cause of protecting the environment that nourishes us.



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Hardcover
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from Harpercollins (September 1, 1973)
9780060143268 | details & prices | List price $12.95
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With Christopher Bird | from Perennial (February 1, 1989)
9780060915872 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.25 × 1.00 in. | 0.65 lbs | List price $17.99
About: Shares startling scientific discoveries concerning the way in which plants adapt, survive, and communicate

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