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The Resource American chestnut : the life, death, and rebirth of a perfect tree, Susan Freinkel

American chestnut : the life, death, and rebirth of a perfect tree, Susan Freinkel

Label
American chestnut : the life, death, and rebirth of a perfect tree
Title
American chestnut
Title remainder
the life, death, and rebirth of a perfect tree
Statement of responsibility
Susan Freinkel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the dramatic story of the stubborn optimists who refused to let the American chestnut go. This book relates their quest to save the tree through methods that ranged from classical plant breeding to cutting-edge gene technology. It features unconventional characters who have fought for the tree for a century, undeterred by setbacks
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Freinkel, Susan
Dewey number
634.9/724
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
SD397.A48
LC item number
F74 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American chestnut
  • American chestnut
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • NATURE
  • American chestnut
Label
American chestnut : the life, death, and rebirth of a perfect tree, Susan Freinkel
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-271) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Let us not talk about impossibilities
  • 4.
  • A whole world dying
  • pt. 2
  • 5.
  • Rolling the dice
  • 6.
  • Evil tendencies cancel
  • 7.
  • Let us plant
  • Map of American chestnut distribution in 1938
  • 8.
  • Chestnut 2.0
  • 9.
  • Faith in a seed
  • Conclusion : the comeback
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index
  • Introduction
  • pt. 1
  • 1.
  • Where there are chestnuts
  • 2.
  • A new scourge
  • 3.
Control code
ocn182574228
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (284 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520932739
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/cttsxm4b
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o182574228
  • (OCoLC)182574228
Label
American chestnut : the life, death, and rebirth of a perfect tree, Susan Freinkel
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-271) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Let us not talk about impossibilities
  • 4.
  • A whole world dying
  • pt. 2
  • 5.
  • Rolling the dice
  • 6.
  • Evil tendencies cancel
  • 7.
  • Let us plant
  • Map of American chestnut distribution in 1938
  • 8.
  • Chestnut 2.0
  • 9.
  • Faith in a seed
  • Conclusion : the comeback
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index
  • Introduction
  • pt. 1
  • 1.
  • Where there are chestnuts
  • 2.
  • A new scourge
  • 3.
Control code
ocn182574228
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (284 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520932739
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/cttsxm4b
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o182574228
  • (OCoLC)182574228

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