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The Resource Strange harvests : the hidden histories of seven natural objects, Edward Posnett

Strange harvests : the hidden histories of seven natural objects, Edward Posnett

Label
Strange harvests : the hidden histories of seven natural objects
Title
Strange harvests
Title remainder
the hidden histories of seven natural objects
Statement of responsibility
Edward Posnett
Title variation
Harvest : the hidden histories of seven natural objects
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this beguiling work Posnett journeys to some of the most far-flung locales on the planet to bring seven wonders of the natural world--eiderdown, vicuña fiber, sea silk, vegetable ivory, civet coffee, guano, and edible birds' nests--that promise ways of using nature without damaging it
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10801353
Cataloging source
PUL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Posnett, Edward
Dewey number
508
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
QH61
LC item number
.P86 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Natural history
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the hidden histories of seven natural objects
Label
Strange harvests : the hidden histories of seven natural objects, Edward Posnett
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Eiderdown -- Edible birds' nests -- Civet coffee -- Sea silk -- Vicuña fiber -- Tagua -- Guano -- Epilogue
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
323 pages
Isbn
9780399562792
Lccn
2018057121
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • on1065733725
  • (OCoLC)1065733725
Label
Strange harvests : the hidden histories of seven natural objects, Edward Posnett
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Eiderdown -- Edible birds' nests -- Civet coffee -- Sea silk -- Vicuña fiber -- Tagua -- Guano -- Epilogue
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
323 pages
Isbn
9780399562792
Lccn
2018057121
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • on1065733725
  • (OCoLC)1065733725

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