The Journals of Hipolito Ruiz: Spanish Botanist in Peru and Chile, 1777–1788
Ruiz spent 11 years exploring the villages and botanical landscapes of Peru and Chile. His detailed, personal observations of about 2000 plants, along with his impressions of the culture and perils of exploration in South America, are translated here by Richard Evans Schultes, the premier ethnobotanical explorer of South America today.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 368 pp.
- Book dimensions: 7 x 10 in. (255 x 180 mm.)
- Images: 22 b/w illustrations
- ISBN-10: 1604690828
- ISBN-13: 9781604690828
- Product code: 689082
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