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Southern Asia is a vast and ecologically diverse region that extends from the deserts of Afghanistan to the rainforests of Thailand, and is home to a marvelously rich palm flora. Palms of Southern Asia is the only complete field guide to the 43 genera and 352 species of palms and rattans that occur in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, India, Japan, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam. This attractive guide's handsome illustrations and succinct, authoritative, and jargon-free text make identification easy. Each species account includes the correct scientific and common names, and fully describes morphology, habitat, and uses. Featuring a distribution map for most species and 256 full-color photographs, this is also the only field guide to cover the extremely diverse palm flora of Vietnam, and the first to offer a taxonomic overview of the rattan species of Southern Asia. Palms of Southern Asia is a book of major importance for botanists and an invaluable aid for naturalists and conservationists, and it's the perfect field guide for ecotourists traveling in the region. Covers all 352 naturally occurring palms in Southern Asia Features full-color photographs of 256 species, many never before illustrated Includes a distribution map for most species Provides the first taxonomic overview of the rattans of Southern Asia

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9780691134499 | Princeton Univ Pr, April 27, 2009, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: Southern Asia is a vast and ecologically diverse region that extends from the deserts of Afghanistan to the rainforests of Thailand, and is home to a marvelously rich palm flora.

Miscellaneous:

9781400832996 | Princeton Univ Pr, May 15, 2010, cover price $90.00

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Product Description: This is the first reset edition of Henderson's The Life of William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland (1766). Henderson wrote two open letters to Samuel Johnson, criticizing his account of Scotland and the Scottish character as well as taking a side-swipe at Smollet...read more

Hardcover:

9781851960637, titled "The Life of William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland" | Pickering & Chatto Ltd, December 12, 2009, cover price $235.00 | About this edition: This is the first reset edition of Henderson's The Life of William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland (1766).

By Scott V. Heald (editor), Andrew Henderson (editor), Scott A. Mori (editor), Nathan P. Smith (editor) and Dennis Wm Stevenson (editor)

Hardcover:

9780691116945 | Princeton Univ Pr, December 15, 2003, cover price $105.00

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Product Description: Andrew Henderson has written the first truly comprehensive analysis of palm tree evolution and ecology. Palms are among the most abundant, diverse, and economically important families of plants in the tropical and subtropical regions of the world...read more

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9780893274443 | New York Botanical Garden Pr Dept, June 1, 2002, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Andrew Henderson has written the first truly comprehensive analysis of palm tree evolution and ecology.

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Product Description: The 26 papers comprising this volume were contributed by well-known palm researchers and reflect four themes: species and species concepts, species-level data, species-level case studies, and higher-level classification. Broad and narrow species concepts are provided and the usefulness of the different approaches discussed...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Finn Borchsenius (editor) and Andrew Henderson (editor)

Hardcover:

9780893274269 | New York Botanical Garden Pr Dept, March 1, 1999, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: The 26 papers comprising this volume were contributed by well-known palm researchers and reflect four themes: species and species concepts, species-level data, species-level case studies, and higher-level classification.

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Product Description: This user-friendly and authoritative book will serve scientists, growers, and sightseers as a guide to the 67 genera and 550 species of naturally occurring palms found in the Americas. Its purpose is to give an introduction to the diversity of palms and allow almost anyone to identify a palm from this part of the world...read more

Hardcover:

9780691085371 | Princeton Univ Pr, July 1, 1995, cover price $140.00

Paperback:

9780691016009 | Princeton Univ Pr, June 1, 1997, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: This user-friendly and authoritative book will serve scientists, growers, and sightseers as a guide to the 67 genera and 550 species of naturally occurring palms found in the Americas.

Product Description: The palms are among the most abundant, diverse, and important families of plants found in the Amazon. Based on extensive field work, this book provides a systematic treatment of all palms that occur naturally in the Amazon region...read more

Hardcover:

9780195083118 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, January 1, 1995, cover price $170.00 | About this edition: The palms are among the most abundant, diverse, and important families of plants found in the Amazon.

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