In praise of plants
In praise of plants

By Francis Hallé, translated by David Lee

 

First published in English in 2002 by Timber Press, B&W illustrations, hard cover, 334 pages

 

Price $A44.95 plus $A13.50 postage within Australia [up to 3 kg], overseas postage please request a quote

 

ISBN 0881925500 or ISBN 9780881925500

An intriguing examination of the qualities that make plants unique.

 

About the author

Francis Hallé is professor of botany at the University of Montpellier, France.

 

Table of contents

Foreword by David Lee

Preface

Chapter 1 - Plants, animals and humans

Chapter 2 - A visit to the landscape of form

Chapter 3 - The cell

Chapter 4 - Plant biochemistry in a nutshell

Chapter 5 - Evolution

Chapter 6 - Of other living beings

Chapter 7 - Ecology

Epilogue

References

Index