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5 edition of changing flora of Glasgow found in the catalog.

changing flora of Glasgow

urban and rural plants through the centuries

by J. H. Dickson

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  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Edinburgh University Press in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Botany -- Scotland -- Glasgow,
  • Botany -- Scotland -- Glasgow -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 353-377) and index

    Statementby J.H. Dickson, P. Macpherson, and K.J. Watson ; with contributions from D. Hammerton, W.G. Jardine and M.C. Jarvis ; colour photography by T.N. Tait
    ContributionsMacpherson, P., Watson, K. J., Tait, Norman
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQK308 .D53 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 402 p., [24] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages402
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17014819M
    ISBN 100748613978

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This beautifully produced book makes a valuable contribution to urban ecology literature. It draws on a wide range of sources, in addition to strictly botanical ones, and makes good use of them in discussing the changing flora.

The references are valuable and setting the flora of Glasgow in a wider context widens the appeal of this by: 5.

This beautifully produced book makes a valuable contribution to urban ecology literature. It draws on a wide range of sources, in addition to strictly botanical ones, and makes good use of them in discussing the changing flora.

The references are valuable and setting the flora of Glasgow in a wider context widens the appeal of this by: 5. Not since Lee's Flora of the Clyde Area () has there been a Flora covering Glasgow. This is the first ever Flora of the Glasgow area that relates how plants have changed over time.

It is based on the results of some fifteen years' intensive research by members of the Glasgow Natural History Society and other field botanists working under. The book also uncovers some little known aspects of the city's natural, social and economic history and their bearing on wild plants. The Changing Flora of Glasgow is generously illustrated with photographs, maps, and paintings, many of them in colour, and including several sequences to show places and perspectives as they are now and how they.

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