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Author Ingrouille, Martin.
Title Plants : evolution and diversity / Martin Ingrouille, Bill Eddie.
Imprint Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2006.

Subject Plants -- Evolution.
Plant diversity.
Plant ecology.
Plant Structures.
Plant Families and Groups.
Alt Name Eddie, Bill.
Description 1 online resource (xiv, 440 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary How did the array of plant form and habitat that we see today come about, and how do we humans interact with the plant kingdom? This new textbook provides a stimulating consideration of these questions, advocating a more ecological and process-oriented approach to plant sciences.
Contents Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Content; Preface; Dedication; Chapter 1 Process, form and pattern; Chapter 2 The genesis of form; Chapter 3 Endless forms?; Chapter 4 Sex, multiplication and dispersal; Chapter 5 Ordering the paths of diversity; Chapter 6 The lives of plants; Chapter 7 The fruits of the Earth; Chapter 8 Knowing plants; Index.
ISBN 9780511648526 (electronic bk.)
0511648529 (electronic bk.)
9780511812972 (electronic bk.)
0511812973 (electronic bk.)
0521790972 (hbk.)
0521794331 (pbk.)
OCLC # 667094262
Additional Format Print version: Ingrouille, Martin. Plants. Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2006 9780521790970 (DLC) 2006298904 (OCoLC)62344055