Joseph Hooker : Botanical Trailblazer

Griggs, Pat and Endersby, Jim (2012) Joseph Hooker : Botanical Trailblazer. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, UK. ISBN 9781842464694

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Abstract

Joseph Hooker Botanical Trailblazer is a compelling account of Joseph Hooker as a plant collector extraordinaire. Joseph Hooker was one of the creators of the modern scientist – medical graduate, botanist, plant collector and adventurer– who circled the globe, discovering, describing, naming or introducing over 12,000 plants that have changed the face of our gardens and landscape.

Item Type: Edited Book
Schools and Departments: School of History, Art History and Philosophy > History
Subjects: D History General and Old World > D History (General) > D204 Modern History, 1453-
Q Science > QK Botany > QK0001 General Including geographical distribution
Depositing User: Jim Endersby
Date Deposited: 14 May 2012 09:10
Last Modified: 14 May 2012 09:10
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/39304
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