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Author Goodall, Jane, 1934- author.

Title Seeds of hope : wisdom and wonder from the world of plants / Jane Goodall with Gail Hudson ; [foreword by Michael Pollan].

Publication Info. New York : Grand Central Publishing, 2014.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Grandview Library Non-Fiction    580 GOO    Available
 GDL Pacific Park Library Non-Fiction    580 GOO    Available
Edition First edition.
Description xi, 420 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-410) and index.
Contents Introduction / by Michael Pollan -- pt. 1: My love for the natural world. A childhood rooted in nature ; The kingdom of the plants ; Trees ; Forests -- pt. 2: Hunting, gathering, and gardening. The plant hunters ; Botanical gardens ; Seeds ; Orchids ; Gardens and gardening -- pt. 3: Uses and abuses of plants. Plants that can heal ; Plants that can harm ; Plantations ; Food crops ; Genetically modified organisms -- pt. 4: The way forward. The future of agriculture ; Growing our own food ; Saving forests ; Hope for nature ; The will to live.
Summary Jane Goodall examines the critical role that trees and plants play in our world.
Subject Goodall, Jane, 1934-
Goodall, Jane, 1934- -- Philosophy.
Human-plant relationships.
Plants.
Trees.
Philosophy of nature.
Hope.
Added Author Hudson, Gail E.
ISBN 9781455554492
1455554499

 
    
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