Smallest Kingdom, the: Plants and Plant Collectors at the Cape of Good Hope download free [PDF and Ebook] by Mike Fraser

Smallest Kingdom, the: Plants and Plant Collectors at the Cape of Good Hope download free [PDF and Ebook] by Mike Fraser year 2011
  • Book name: Smallest Kingdom, the: Plants and Plant Collectors at the Cape of Good Hope
  • Author: Mike Fraser
  • Release date: 2011/2/11
  • Publisher: ROYAL BOTANIC GARDENS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Natural History
  • ISBN: 9781842463895
  • Rating: 8.47 of 10
  • Votes: 440
  • Review by: Seamus Felder
  • Review rating: 8.66 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/15
  • Total pages: 300
  • Includes a PDF summary of 32 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: The Smallest Kingdom is an illustrated account of the botanical exploration of South Africa's Cape Floral Kingdom and the plants that this region has given to the gardens of the world over the last four centuries. Over Kew's 250 year history, Cape plants and their collectors have contributed greatly to the establishment of the Royal Botanic Gardens,Kew as the pre-eminent centre for botanical research. The book is illustrated throughout with full colour botanical paintings, and will appeal to conservationists, gardeners, botanists, historians, botanical artists, naturalists, and visitors to the Cape.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 20H49M59S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Animals & Nature In Art (still Life, Landscapes & Seascapes, Etc), Photographs: Collections, Trees, Wildflowers & Plants, Botany & Plant Sciences
  • Available formats: EPUB, WORD, PNG, HTM, PDF, DOC, LRF, TXT. Compressed in CAB, ACE, ZIP, RAR
  • Download servers: Waistra, FileServe, Google Drive, BitShare, Dropbox, Drop.me, Microsoft OneDrive, Mediafire
  • Format: Hardback
  • Approximate value: 47.94 USD
  • Dimensions: 238x280x22.86mm
  • Weight: 1,500g
  • Printed by: KEW PUBLISHING
  • Published in: Richmond, Surrey, United Kingdom
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