Download E-books Guide to Standard Floras of the World: An Annotated, Geographically Arranged Systematic Bibliography of the Principal Floras, Enumerations, Checklists and Chorological Atlases of Different Areas (2nd Edition) PDF

By David G. Frodin

Publish 12 months note: First released 1984 moment version 2001

This booklet presents a selective annotated bibliography of the central floras and similar works of stock for vascular crops.

The second edition has been thoroughly up to date and multiplied take into consideration the significant literature of the overdue 20th century, and contours a extra totally constructed overview of the heritage of floristic documentation.

The works lined during this quantity are largely professional guides comparable to floras, checklists, distribution atlases, systematic iconographies and enumerations, or catalogues. furthermore, a few popularly orientated books also are integrated. The Guide is equipped in ten geographical divisions, with those successively divided into areas and devices, each one of that's prefaced with a ancient evaluation of floristic reports.

The booklet additionally contains basic chapters on botanical bibliography, the heritage of floras, common ideas and present traits, plus an appendix on bibliographic looking out, a lexicon of serial abbreviations, and writer and geographical indexes.

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