The Resource Trees in paradise : a California history, Jared Farmer

Trees in paradise : a California history, Jared Farmer

Label
Trees in paradise : a California history
Title
Trees in paradise
Title remainder
a California history
Statement of responsibility
Jared Farmer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Describes how the first settlers in California changed the brown landscape there by creating groves, wooded suburbs and landscaped cities through planting eucalypts in the lowlands, citrus colonies in the south and palms in Los Angeles
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Farmer, Jared
Dewey number
634.09794
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
F861
LC item number
.F37 2013
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
F861
NAL item number
.F37 2013
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • California
  • Landscape assessment
  • Trees
  • Giant sequoia
  • Coast redwood
  • Eucalyptus
  • Citrus
  • Palms
  • Horticulture
  • Human ecology
  • Trees
  • Sequoia
  • Eucalyptus
  • Citrus
  • Arecaceae
  • History
  • California
Label
Trees in paradise : a California history, Jared Farmer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 465-526) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part One. Redwoods : The Value of Longevity -- Twilight of the giants -- The perpetual last stand -- Part Two. Eucalypts : The Taxonomy of Belonging -- Immigration and naturalization -- Natives, aliens, and (bio)diversity -- Part Three. Citruses : The Industry of Growth -- Orange revolution -- Cultural costs -- Part Four. Palms : The Ecology of Style -- Cosmopolitan fronds -- Aesthetic infrastructure -- Epilogue -- Appendix: Common and Scientific Names of Species
Control code
ocn829738439
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xl, 552 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393078022
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013021309
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40022875695
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)829738439
Label
Trees in paradise : a California history, Jared Farmer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 465-526) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part One. Redwoods : The Value of Longevity -- Twilight of the giants -- The perpetual last stand -- Part Two. Eucalypts : The Taxonomy of Belonging -- Immigration and naturalization -- Natives, aliens, and (bio)diversity -- Part Three. Citruses : The Industry of Growth -- Orange revolution -- Cultural costs -- Part Four. Palms : The Ecology of Style -- Cosmopolitan fronds -- Aesthetic infrastructure -- Epilogue -- Appendix: Common and Scientific Names of Species
Control code
ocn829738439
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xl, 552 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393078022
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013021309
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40022875695
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)829738439

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