An Empire of Plants

An Empire of Plants People and Plants That Changed the World

Hardback (17 Nov 2000)

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Synopsis

This book explores the stories of seven plants - tea, tobacco, sugar, opium, quinine, cotton and rubber - whose discovery and cultivation changed the destinies of countries from America to China, India to Brazil

Book information

ISBN: 9780304354436
Publisher: Cassell
Imprint: Cassell
Pub date:
DEWEY: 580.9
DEWEY edition: 21
Language: English
Number of pages: 192
Weight: 814g
Height: 255mm
Width: 198mm
Spine width: 19mm