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Author Oldfield, Sara

Title Botanic gardens : modern-day arks / Sara Oldfield

Publ Info Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, 2010
 RWU Main Library  QK71 .O43 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  QK71 O43 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript 240 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 232) and index
Contents The plant extinction crisis -- Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew -- Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh -- France: the conservatoires botaniques -- Berlin-Dahlem Botanic Garden -- Nezahat Gökyiit Botanic Garden, Istanbul -- Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, Florida -- Chicago Botanic Garden -- National Tropical Botanical Garden, Hawaii -- UNAM Botanic Garden, Mexico -- Rio de Janeiro Botanic Garden -- South China Botanic Garden -- The Kebun Raya Network, Indonesia -- Botanic gardens in Uganda -- Madagascar: international collaborations -- SANBI, South Africa -- Kings Park and Botanic Garden, Australia -- Planning for the future
LC subject Botanical gardens
Plant conservation
ISBN 9780262015165 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0262015161 (hardcover : alk. paper)