The Resource People, plants, and genes : the story of crops and humanity, Denis J. Murphy

People, plants, and genes : the story of crops and humanity, Denis J. Murphy

Label
People, plants, and genes : the story of crops and humanity
Title
People, plants, and genes
Title remainder
the story of crops and humanity
Statement of responsibility
Denis J. Murphy
Title variation
People, plants, & genes
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book links the latest advances in molecular genetics with the science and history of plant domestication, the evolution of plant breeding, and the implications of our new knowledge for the agriculture of today and the future
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
630
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SB106.B56
LC item number
M87 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Oxford biology
Label
People, plants, and genes : the story of crops and humanity, Denis J. Murphy
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 288-390) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Early human societies and their plants -- Plant management and agriculture -- How some people became farmers -- Plant genomes -- Fluid genomes, uncertain species, and the genetics of crop domestication -- The domestication of cereal crops -- The domestication of non-cereal crops -- People and the emergence of crops -- Agriculture : a mixed blessing -- Evolution of agrourban cultures : I The Near East -- Evolution of agrourban cultures : II south and east Asia -- Evolution of agrourban cultures : III Africa, Europe, and the Americas -- Crop management in the classical and medieval periods -- Agricultural improvement and the rise of crop breeding -- Imperial botany and the early scientific breeders -- Agricultural improvement in modern times -- The future of agriculture and humanity
Control code
ocn191050253
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiv, 401 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199207145
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b23035250
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)191050253
  • ebsco0191525820

Library Locations

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