El maiz, por dentro y por fuera

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The Rosen Publishing Group, 2004 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 27 pages
Corn has a rich history that stretches around the world and across centuries. A professor of botany, Hipp relates the history of corn and its various uses while focusing on an in-depth examination of the plant's appearance, structure, growth, and development. The book is lavishly illustrated with dazzling illustrations and photographs of corn's interior and exterior surfaces and intricate features and processes.

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Andrew Hipp is the plant systematist and herbarium curator at the Morton Arboretum in Lisle, Illinois. He is the author of several natural history books for children, a field guide to spring woodland wildflowers of the University of Wisconsin-Madison Arboretum, and scientific articles on the taxonomy and evolution of Carex. Rachel D.Davis received her M.F.A. in printmaking at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

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