Books filed under "History"
A rare work of beauty, science, and practical value, graced with stunning botanical paintings, for peony fanciers.
A gardener's guide to 65 species of the popular and lovely columbine.
Relates the origin and natural history of the apple. Fascinating for gardeners and anyone interested in diet.
A survey of plants, with a multitude of references to myth and literature throughout the ages.
An exploration of the meaning behind the treasured masks created by artisans for ritual purposes or simply for enjoyment.
Ruiz's journals of about 2000 plants found in South America.
A comprehensive summary of the history and modern state of the field of ethnobotany.
A fascinating look into the history of plants in medicine which details the range of chemicals produced by medicinal plants.
Explore the sights, sounds, scents, and stories of Oregon's Eastern side.
An introduction to one of the most distinctive plant families.
Examines the creation of totem poles from the Tlingit settlements of Alaska to the Kwakiutl villages of Vancouver Island.