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Harlow and Harrar's Textbook of Dendrology

Textbook

Series: McGraw-Hill Key Textbooks Series

By: James W Hardin, Fred M White and Donald J Leopold

534 pages, B/w photos, figs, tabs

McGraw Hill

Paperback | Dec 2000 | Edition: 9 | #106847 | ISBN: 0073661716
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NHBS Price: £86.99 $117/€99 approx

About this book

After nearly 60 years, with descriptions of more than 270 species and almost 200 illustrations, Textbook of Dendrology continues to remain a top resource for taxonomic and silvicultural information on North American trees. In this new edition, material throughout the text has been updated and expanded to provide current information on tree sizes, damaging diseases and insect pest, economic uses, and silvics. Because of growing concern for the environment, it is even more necessary for students to know and understand the importance of conservation. Many of these issues are incorporated throughout the book.


Contents

Contents: Introduction
Classification
Nomenclature
Identification
Variation
Habitat, Range and Communities
Vegetative and Reproductive Morphology
Pinophyta (Gymnosperms)
Magnoliophyta (Angiosperms)
Dendrochronology
After Dendrology, What?

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