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The world of trees / Hugh Johnson ; consultant editor, John Grimshaw ; preface by Thomas Pakenham.

Johnson, Hugh, 1939- (Author). Grimshaw, John, 1967- (Added Author). Johnson, Hugh, 1939- International book of trees. (Added Author). Johnson, Hugh, 1939- Hugh Johnson's Encyclopaedia of trees. (Added Author).


A guide to more than six hundred of the world's major garden and forest trees includes coverage of the structure and life cycle of trees, how they are used in landscape design, and tree planting and care.

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  • ISBN: 9780520247567
  • ISBN: 0520247566
  • Physical Description: 400 p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 29 cm.
  • Edition: [Completely rev. ed.]
  • Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. : University of California Press, c2010.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally published under title: The international book of trees. London : Mitchell Beazley, 1973.
2nd ed. published under title: Hugh Johnson's Encyclopaedia of trees. 1984.
Includes indexes.
Formatted Contents Note:
The world of trees -- The conifers -- The broadleaves.
Subject: Trees > Identification.
Ornamental trees.
Historic trees.
Ornamental plants.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kirtland Community College.


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Kirtland Community College Library QK 475 .J64 2010 30542883 General Collection Available -

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