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The Cabaret of Plants: Forty Thousand Years of Plant Life and the Human Imagination The Cabaret of Plants is a masterful, globe-trotting exploration of the…
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The Cabaret of Plants: Forty Thousand Years of Plant Life and the Human Imagination The Cabaret of Plants is a masterful, globe-trotting exploration of the relationship between humans and the kingdom of plants by the renowned naturalist Richard Mabey.A rich, sweeping, and wonderfully readable work of botanical history, The Cabaret of Plants explores dozens of plant species that for millennia have challenged our imaginations, awoken our wonder, and upturned our ideas about history, science, beauty, and belief. Going back to the beginnings of human history, Mabey shows how flowers, trees, and plants have been central to human experience not just as sources of food and medicine but as objects of worship, actors in creation myths, and symbols of war and peace, life and death.Writing in a celebrated style that the Economist calls ?delightful and casually learned,? Mabey takes readers from the Himalayas to Madagascar to the Amazon to our own backyards. He ranges through the work of writers, artists, and scientists such as da Vinci, Keats, Darwin, and van Gogh and across[PDF] Download Ebooks, Ebooks Download and Read Online, Read Online, Epub Ebook KINDLE, PDF Full eBookDescriptions The Cabaret of Plants is a masterful, globe-trotting exploration of the relationship between humans and the kingdom of plants by the renowned naturalist Richard Mabey.A rich, sweeping, and wonderfully readable work of botanical history, The Cabaret of Plants explores dozens of plant species that for millennia have challenged our imaginations, awoken our wonder, and upturned our ideas about history, science, beauty, and belief. Going back to the beginnings of human history, Mabey shows how flowers, trees, and plants have been central to human experience not just as sources of food and medicine but as objects of worship, actors in creation myths, and symbols of war and peace, life and death.Writing in a celebrated style that the Economist calls ?delightful and casually learned,? Mabey takes readers from the Himalayas to Madagascar to the Amazon to our own backyards. He ranges through the work of writers, artists, and scientists such as da Vinci, Keats, Darwin, and van Gogh and acrossDetails Author : Richard Mabey Pages : 384 pages Publisher : W. W. Norton Company Language : eng ISBN-10 : 25622794-the-cabaret-of-plants ISBN-13 : 9780393239973 ●●●●●●Book ImageDownload Book If You Want To Download This Books , Please Click Button DOWNLOAD or Click LinkLink Download The Cabaret of Plants: Forty Thousand Years of Plant Life and the Human ImaginationOR
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