Carnivorous Plants

Dan Torree

Description

Carnivorous plants are a unique group, possessing modified leaves to trap, kill and consume small creatures.

In this abundantly illustrated and highly entertaining book, Dan Torre describes the evolution, structure and scientific background of carnivorous plants. He also shows how they have inspired our imaginations, examining their cultural and social history and how they have been represented in art, literature, cinema, animation and popular culture.

This fascinating history will appeal to the wide audience interested in these singular, arresting, beautiful yet deadly plants.

Details

  • Format
    Hardback
  • Pages
    232
  • Size
    215 x 140mm
  • ISBN
    9781789140521
Status
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Stock Code
190399
Our Price
$32.99