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Comparative Wood Anatomy: Systematic, Ecological and Evolutionary Aspects of Dicotyledon Wood

Series: Springer Series in Wood Science

By: S Carlquist

448 pages, B/w plates, illus, tabs


Hardback | Dec 2001 | Edition: 2 | #119000 | ISBN: 3540411739
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NHBS Price: £149.99 $196/€167 approx

About this book

Introduces dicotyledon wood in terms of cell types and their variations, pertinent literature, taxonomic distribution of features, terminology, and methods for preparation.

From reviews of the previous edition: "In synthesis, this book presents itself as an immensely valuable expose on comparative wood anatomy and its bearing on systematic, ecological and evolutionary aspects of dicotyledon wood." (Wood Science and Technology) "This book is recommended to all who are interested in a modern, stimulating, competent, and well illustrated work." (Holzforschung)

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