Plant Survival: Adapting to a Hostile World (Paperback)

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Unlike animals that can run from danger or migrate to a more hospitable environment, plants must rely on adaptations that permit them to survive where they are. The fascinating mechanisms that plants employ to survive in challenging environments are clearly explained and illustrated in this primer, suitable for young and mature readers alike.

This book is only available through print on demand. All interior art is black and white. 

About the Author


Brian Capon received a Ph.D. in botany from the University of Chicago. For thirty years he was a professor of botany at California State University, Los Angeles. 
Product Details
ISBN: 9780881922875
ISBN-10: 0881922870
Publisher: Timber Press
Publication Date: July 24th, 2009
Pages: 144
Language: English