search for books and compare prices
cover image
Food Plants Of The World: An Illustrated Guide
Price
Store
Arrives
Preparing
Shipping
The price is the lowest for any condition, which may be new or used; other conditions may also be available. Rental copies must be returned at the end of the designated period, and may involve a deposit.
Jump down to see edition details for: Hardcover
Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Timber Pr
Publication date October 10, 2005
Pages 480
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780881927436
ISBN-10 0881927430
Dimensions 1.10 by 7 by 9.50 in.
Weight 3 lbs.
Original list price $39.95
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: A comprehensive survey of the plants that provide food, beverages, spices, and flavorings, this book will serve as an invaluable reference to gardeners, ethnobotanists, nutritionists, culinary professionals, dieticians, and food enthusiasts. This scientifically accurate guide will allow them to identify all the major plant-derived foods and flavors, research culinary uses, and understand their dietetic and nutritional properties. Introductory chapters cover the various categories of plant use, including cereals, pulses (legumes), nuts and seeds, fruits, vegetables, culinary herbs, sugar plants, beverages, spices, and flavorings. The core of the volume is an encyclopedic description of more than 350 food and flavor plants in use worldwide, with over 1000 color photographs. This accessible, pictorial guide is a concise source of practical information, not readily available elsewhere, and should be on every food enthusiast's bookshelf.

Editions
Hardcover
Book cover for 9780881927436
 
The price comparison is for this edition
from Timber Pr (October 10, 2005)
9780881927436 | details & prices | 480 pages | 7.00 × 9.50 × 1.10 in. | 3.00 lbs | List price $39.95
About: A comprehensive survey of the plants that provide food, beverages, spices, and flavorings, this book will serve as an invaluable reference to gardeners, ethnobotanists, nutritionists, culinary professionals, dieticians, and food enthusiasts.

Pricing is shown for items sent to or within the U.S., excluding shipping and tax. Please consult the store to determine exact fees. No warranties are made express or implied about the accuracy, timeliness, merit, or value of the information provided. Information subject to change without notice. isbn.nu is not a bookseller, just an information source.