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Product Description: Humans are entirely dependent on plants: we eat them, build with them, burn them for power, breathe the air they maintain, cure our ills with them. Yet, we are destroying this fundamental resource at a terrifying rate. This extensively revised and updated edition of Anthony Huxley’s magnificent global overview of our plant kingdom portrays the beauty, diversity, and history of wild and cultivated plants, highlighting their profound importance in our lives...read more

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9780520243590 | Rev exp edition (Univ of California Pr, February 8, 2006), cover price $31.95 | About this edition: Humans are entirely dependent on plants: we eat them, build with them, burn them for power, breathe the air they maintain, cure our ills with them.

Describes 50,000 plants and discusses all aspects of gardening
By Anthony Huxley (editor)

Hardcover:

9781561590018 | Groves Dictionaries Inc, June 1, 2001, cover price $795.00 | About this edition: Describes 50,000 plants and discusses all aspects of gardening

Paperback:

9781561592401 | Nature Pub Group, June 1, 1999, cover price $250.00 | About this edition: This book encompasses a vast range of plants grown on a domestic or commercial scale in private gardens or present in specialist and botanical collections.

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Clarifies questions about the human dependence on plants, proves that plants are the foundation of existence, and makes a plea to stop people from destroying the earth's plant-based life support systems, such as the rainforest. Original.

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9780385196031 | Doubleday, March 1, 1985, cover price $5.98 | also contains Loki Agent of Asgard 2: I Cannot Tell a Lie | About this edition: Shows how rewarding our green inheritance is - before it is too late and we destroy our life-support system Highlights a deepening concern about the destruction that threatens our plant heritage Demonstrates the wonder and worth of plants and their great importance and potential - plants provide us with power - food, energy, medication and oxygen levels Explains why our plants cannot take any more punishment and how those that remain can be saved Actively campaigns the need to halt the devastation on our plant system and subsequently the animal kingdom

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9780941423700 | Subsequent edition (Thunder''s Mouth Pr, February 1, 1992), cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Examines the human dependence on plants, proves that plants are the foundation of existence, and pleas for a halt to the destruction of plant-based life support systems

Product Description: An illustrated guide to the rich and colourful flora of the Mediterranean which describes over 700 plants from Spain to Greece, form western Turkey to the Lebanon. It has been updated to include the recent nomenclatural changes of "Flora Europaea"...read more

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9780701136956 | Revised edition (Chatto & Windus, October 1, 1990), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: An illustrated guide to the rich and colourful flora of the Mediterranean which describes over 700 plants from Spain to Greece, form western Turkey to the Lebanon.

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Product Description: Book by William Huxley Anthony; Taylor

Hardcover:

9780701121907 | Transatlantic Arts, March 1, 1977, cover price $16.95

Paperback:

9780701208486 | Hogarth Pr, October 1, 1990, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Book by William Huxley Anthony; Taylor

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Product Description: This is an illustrated field-guide to the wild orchids of Britain and Europe which includes information on orchid biology.

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9780701208202 | Hogarth Pr, November 1, 1988, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: This is an illustrated field-guide to the wild orchids of Britain and Europe which includes information on orchid biology.

Explores the basic structure and function of different types of plants, how they adapt to various habitats, and how man cultivates and uses them for a number of purposes

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9780816010653 | Facts on File, November 1, 1985, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Explores the basic structure and function of different types of plants, how they adapt to various habitats, and how man cultivates and uses them for a number of purposes

By Anthony Huxley (editor)

Hardcover:

9780684181646 | Macmillan Pub Co, October 1, 1984, cover price $12.98

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Notes supplying descriptive information and cultivation suggestions accompany illustrations of two hundred evergreen trees and shrubs

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9780713713695 | Blandford Pr, January 1, 1984, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Notes supplying descriptive information and cultivation suggestions accompany illustrations of two hundred evergreen trees and shrubs

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Hardcover:

9780333343098 | Macmillan of Canada, December 1, 1983, cover price $38.95

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Product Description: Book by Huxley, Anthony

Hardcover:

9780876633779 | Universe Pub, April 1, 1982, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Book by Huxley, Anthony

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