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Strasburger's Plant Sciences (2-Volume Set): Including Prokaryotes and Fungi

By: Andreas Bresinsky(Author), Christian Körner(Author), Joachim W Kadereit(Author), Gunther Neuhaus(Author), Uwe Sonnewald(Author)

1302 pages, 466 colour photos, color illustrations, and colour distribution maps; 692 b/w photos, and b/w illustrations; colour tables

Springer-Verlag

Hardback | Sep 2013 | #189224 | ISBN-13: 9783642155178
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NHBS Price: £549.99 $719/€624 approx

About this book

This famous book on botany was published for the first time in 1894 by Eduard Strasburger and his co-workers. The present edition is based on a translation of the 36th edition of the German "Strasburger" and contains additional contributions by renowned experts in the field.

The volume comprises a highly appealing and holistic approach to the structure, the systematics and evolution, the functioning, and ecology of plants. The book covers 14 chapters bundled into four main sections.


Contents

- Introduction
- Structure
- Molecular Basics: The Building Blocks of Cells
- The Structure and Ultrastructure of the Cell
- The Tissues of Vascular Plants
- Morphology and Anatomy of Vascular Plants
- Physiology of Metabolism
- Physiology of Development
- Physiology of Movement
- Allelophysiology
- Evolution
- Systematics and Phylogeny Basics of Plant Ecology
- Plant–Environment Interactions
- Ecology of Populations and Vegetation
- Vegetation of the Earth
- Timeline


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