Plants Go to War

Plants Go to War

A Botanical History of World War II

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As the first botanical history of World War II, Plants Go to War examines military history from the perspective of plant science. From victory gardens to drugs, timber, rubber, and fibers, plants supplied materials with key roles in victory. Botanical gardens relocated valuable specimens to safe areas, and remote locations provided opportunities for field botany.
Publisher: Jefferson, North Carolina :, McFarland & Company, Inc.,, [2019]
©2019
Branch Call Number: 581.6 SUM
Characteristics: vi, 360 pages :,illustrations ;,26 cm.
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-349) and index.

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