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Flora of the Arabian Peninsula and Socotra: Volume 1

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Series: Flora of the Arabian Peninsula and Socotra Volume: 1

Edited By: AG Miller and TA Cope

586 pages, 94 illus, 695 maps

Edinburgh University Press

Hardback | Jul 1996 | #32437 | ISBN: 0748604758
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NHBS Price: £29.99 $38/€36 approx

About this book

This volume starts with an introduction to the areas, and goes on to include sections on: topology and geology; climate, vegetation; floristics; phytogeography, and conservation. Each species has a separate map, with notes on distribution and ecology and also illustrations.

An excellent Flora of sound content, neat and spacious layout and strong binding, and isillustrated with plenty of good quality line drawings. An excellent flora and a landmark work for the area. An excellent Flora of sound content, neat and spacious layout and strong binding, and isillustrated with plenty of good quality line drawings. An excellent flora and a landmark work for the area.


Contents

Part 1: topology and geology; climate; vegetation; floristics, phytogeography; conservation. Part 2: beginning of systematic treatment from ferns to neuradaceae; caryophylaceae; cruciferae; chenopodiaceae; capparaceae; crassulaceae and the gymnosperms.


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Biography

T. A. Cope is Curator of Grasses at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

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