The Encyclopedia of Seeds: Science, Technology and Uses

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J. Derek Bewley, Michael Black, Peter Halmer
CABI, 2006 - Technology & Engineering - 828 pages
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This is the first scholarly reference work to cover all the major scientific themes and facets of the subject of seeds. It outlines the latest fundamental biological knowledge about seeds, together with the principles of agricultural seed processing, storage and sowing, the food and industrial uses of seeds, and the roles of seeds in history, economies and cultures.
With contributions from 110 expert authors worldwide, the editors have created 560 authoritative articles, illustrated with plentiful tables, figures, black-and-white and color photographs, suggested further reading matter and 670 supplementary definitions. The contents are alphabetically arranged and cross-referenced to connect related entries.
 

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Contents

A
1
B
27
C
55
D
121
E
215
F
235
G
253
H
321
P
467
Q
567
R
569
S
593
T
697
U
733
V
739
W
749

I
345
J
359
K
363
L
365
M
389
N
441
O
447
X
761
Y
763
Z
767
Crop Atlas Appendix
769
Index of Species
783
Index
797
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About the author (2006)

J.D. Bewley is at the University of Guelph, Canada. M. Black is at Kings College in London. P. Halmer is with Germains Technology Group, Kings Lynn.

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