From Library Journal
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I reviewed this book for Nature and recommended it highly.
Peter Bernhardt is a professor of biology associated with both the St. Louis University and the Missouri Botanical Garden of St. Louis.
Peter Bernhardt (who I don't know personally and have never met) has a deep understanding and obvious love of botany and it shows.
Bernhardt is an excellent author & botanist , the only drawback to Bernhardt is he entices me to have a larger garden than the land gives.Published 19 months ago by Marilyn F Dodge
As a naturalist I enjoyed the tid bits that want to make you stop and check out all the small things created around us. The first chapter has a writing from Albertus Mangus (ca. Read morePublished on February 9, 2013 by Becky Friend
In this engaging and slightly didactic collection of essays, Peter Bernhardt laments that American higher education seems to have dropped botany from the menu of things a broadly... Read morePublished on September 30, 2012 by Harry Eagar