Seeds of Change: Six Plants That Transformed Mankind download free [PDF and Ebook] by Henry Hobhouse

Seeds of Change: Six Plants That Transformed Mankind download free [PDF and Ebook] by Henry Hobhouse year 2006
  • Book name: Seeds of Change: Six Plants That Transformed Mankind
  • Author: Henry Hobhouse
  • Release date: 2006/5/5
  • Publisher: COUNTERPOINT LLC
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Science and Geography
  • ISBN: 9781593760496
  • Rating: 8.57 of 10
  • Votes: 664
  • Review by: Jazlyn Hooks
  • Review rating: 8.18 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/8
  • Total pages: 381
  • Includes a PDF summary of 31 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: A personal and highly original take on the history of six commercial plants, Seeds of Change illuminates how sugar, tea, cotton, the potato, quinine, and the cocoa plant have shaped our past. In this fascinating account, the impassioned Henry Hobhouse explains the consequences of these plants with attention-grabbing historical moments. While most records of history focus on human influence, Hobhouse emphasizes how plants too are a central and influential factor in the historical process. Seeds of Change is a captivating and invaluable addition to our understanding of modern culture.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 19H53M48S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Social & Cultural History, General & World History, Botany & Plant Sciences
  • Available formats: JPEG, WORD, PRC, TXT, OEB, PDF, DOC, EPUB. Compressed in TAR, ZIP, TAR.BZ2, RAR
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 22.53 USD
  • Dimensions: 138x216x30mm
  • Weight: 458.14g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Washington, DC, United States
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