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A Handbook of the World's Conifers (2-Volume Set)

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By: Aljos Farjon (Author)

1112 pages, colour photos

E J Brill

Hardback | Jan 2017 | Edition: 2 | #233423 | ISBN-13: 9789004324428
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Hardback | Apr 2010 | Edition: 1 | #185465 | ISBN-13: 9789004177185
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About this book

This revised and updated handbook includes detailed information on all 615 conifers, temperate as well as tropical. A Handbook of the World's Conifers (2-Volume Set) is an encyclopedic work offering users as diverse as ecologists, gardeners, foresters and conservationists the accumulated knowledge of these trees obtained in 35 years of academic research, presented in an easily searchable format.


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Biography

Aljos Farjon, FLS is a botanist who studied the taxonomy and ecology of conifers at the University of Utrecht, Oxford University and the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew where he is currently (after retirement) Honorary Research Associate. He has published 11 books and 55 scientific papers on conifers since 1984.

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