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Sunflowers: The Secret History: The Unauthorized Biography of the World's Most Beloved Weed

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Synopsis:

Pappalardo's unexpected and highly entertaining social history of this scandalous flower stretches from the Stone Age to the Space Age, from its healing role in Hopi tribal rituals to its covert involvement in the Cold War.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781585679911
Author:
Pappalardo, Joe
Publisher:
Overlook Press
Subject:
Life Sciences - Botany
Subject:
Flowers - Annuals
Subject:
History
Subject:
Sunflowers
Subject:
Botany
Subject:
Sunflowers - History
Subject:
Gardening-Annuals
Copyright:
Edition Description:
B-Hardcover
Publication Date:
20080331
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
8.04x6.27x.94 in. 1.01 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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"Synopsis" by , Pappalardo's unexpected and highly entertaining social history of this scandalous flower stretches from the Stone Age to the Space Age, from its healing role in Hopi tribal rituals to its covert involvement in the Cold War.
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