Explorers' botanical notebook : in the footsteps of Theophrastus, Marco Polo, Linnaeus, Flinders, Darwin, Speke and Hooker / text, Florence Thinard ; photographs, Yannick Fourie ; translation, Barb Collishaw
- Introduction. Voyages to plants unknown -- Portraits of the botanical explorers.
- "This book follows the journey of over 80 pioneering botanists and the important findings and collections they have made. It includes each journey and routes taken with the help of maps and personal notes. Each story explains the complications and difficulties that each botanist had to overcome but the many discoveries made along the way."--
- 9781770857636 (hardback)
- Translation of: L'herbier des explorateurs : sur les traces de Théophraste, Jussieu, La Pérouse, Darwin, Livingstone, Monod.
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references (pages 164-166) and index.
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