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Agricultural Plants

By: RHM Langer and GD Hill

386 pages, 113 line diags, figs, tabs

Cambridge University Press

Paperback | Nov 1991 | Edition: 2 | #14395 | ISBN: 0521405637
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Hardback | Nov 1991 | Edition: 2 | #14394 | ISBN: 0521405459
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About this book

Intended to bridge the gap between classical botany and agronomy.

' ! a valuable resource and can be used as a textbook in certain courses and as a reference by persons needing a general volume on a wide variety of crops.' Carl S. Hoveland, Field Crops Research


Contents

Preface to the second edition; Preface to the first edition; World population and crop production; Plant structure; Liliaceae; Poaceae; Apiaceae; Asteraceae; Brassicaceae; Cannabinaceae; Chenopodiaceae; Curcurbitaceae; Fabaceae; Lamiaceae; Linaceae; Malvaceae; Papaveraceae; Solanaceae; Physiological basis of yield; Index of specific names; Subject index.

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