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Secret Garden: Talking Beetles & Signaling Trees: The Hidden Ways Gardens Communicate

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Publisher Comments:

Combining fascinating photographs with popular science writing at its best, The Secret Garden introduces the teeming world hidden in the garden. The text describes the unseen interactions beneath the flurry of activity: chemical signals and weapons, the relations among plants and insects, and the battle for survival.

About the Author

David Bodanis taught a survey of intellectual history at the University of Oxford for many years and is the author of several books, including Electric Universe, The Secret House, and the bestselling E=mc2. Originally from Chicago, Bodanis lived in France for a decade and currently lives in London, England.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780671868611
Subtitle:
TALKING BEETLES & SIGNALLING TREES: HIDDEN WAYS GDNS COMMUN
Publisher:
Touchstone
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General science
Subject:
Soil animals
Subject:
Garden animals
Subject:
Garden ecology.
Copyright:
Series Volume:
113
Publication Date:
1993
Binding:
TP
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
192

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