Botany: An Introduction To Plant Biology

Botany: An Introduction To Plant Biology
  • Author
    James D. Mauseth
  • Date
    2012
  • Publisher
    Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Edition
    5th
  • Pages
    696

Abstract

About the Book

This full-color textbook offers a complete overview on all the topics of botany, from plant anatomy to full ecosystems. It also introduces key concepts from other branches of science - like chemistry and biology - that are necessary for a fundamental understanding of botany. The book contains a glossary of terms to facilitate reading, making the text friendly even to beginners.

About the Author

James. D. Mauseth is a professor of botany at the University of Texas at Austin. His research focuses on the genetics and evolution of unusual plants, such as parasitic species. He has written and co-authored several books on plants, including A Cactus Odyssey: Journeys in the Wilds of Bolivia, Peru, and Argentina.

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