Franklin

Economic botany : a textbook of useful plants and plant products.

Author/Creator:
Hill, Albert F. (Albert Frederick), 1889-1977.
Edition:
2nd ed.
Publication:
New York : McGraw-Hill, 1952.
Series:
McGraw-Hill publications in the botanical sciences.
McGraw-Hill publications in the botanical sciences
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 560 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Botany, Economic.
Botany, Economic.
Plantes cultivées.
Plantes utiles.
Plantes médicinales.
Contents:
The importance and nature of plant products
1. Industrial plants and plant products: fibers and fiber plants
Forest products: wood and cork
Forest resources
Tanning and dye materials
Rubber and other latex products
Gums and resins
Essential oils
Fatty oils and waxes
Sugars, starches, and cellulose products
2. Drug plants and drugs: medicinal plants
Fumitories and masticatories
3. Food plants: the history and nature of food plants
The major cereals
The minor cereals and small grains
Legumes and nuts
Vegetables
Fruits of temperate regions
Tropical fruits
4. Food adjuncts: spices and other flavoring materials
Beverage plants and beverages.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 521-524. "List of visual materials": pages 525-527).
Other format:
Online version: Hill, Albert Frederick, 1889- Economic botany.
Online version: Hill, Albert Frederick, 1889- Economic botany.
ISBN:
0070287899
9780070287891
OCLC:
812621
Loading...
Location Notes Your Loan Policy
Description Status Barcode Your Loan Policy