|Item type||Location||Call number||Status||Date due|
|Lending Books||Children||QK98.5.A1 R53 2013 (Browse shelf)||Checked out||11/06/2014|
Includes bibliographical references (p. 124-125) and index.
Papyrus -- Pepper -- Tea -- sugarcane -- Cotton -- Cacao -- Cinchona -- Rubber -- Potato -- corn -- Conclusion -- Map of plant origins.
Not just for kids, this book bristles with intriguing facts about the history of papyrus, pepper, tea, sugarcane, cotton, cacao, cinchona, rubber, potato, and corn. (Miller Library Staff)
Profiles ten plants that influenced human history, including cotton, sugar, rubber, and potatoes.
Issued also in an electronic format.