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How They Changed the World

Flowers( )
Author: Burger, William C.
Publication Date:May 2006
Publisher:Prometheus Books, Publishers
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $23.99
Book Description:

The world would be a pretty drab place without flowers. Their bright cheery colors help make our natural environment a more delightful place to be. But flowers in all their beautiful variations didn't evolve just for the viewing pleasure of the later-developing human race. What are flowers really for? As botanist and popular science writer William Burger makes clear in this enchanting book, the quick and simple answer is: sex.Burger emphasizes the essential role that flowers play in...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Nature / Plants / Flowers
Science / Life Sciences / Botany
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.304 x 6.981 x 0.897 Inches
Book Weight:0.002 Pounds

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