Anatomy Of A Rose: Exploring The Secret Life Of Flowers Revised ed. Edition

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"A luminous blend of memoir, botany lesson and history of science..." -- Publishers Weekly (starred review)

"Elegant prose." -- Discover

"Russell is an enthusiast, a writer with a gift for compression and clarification." -- The Times (Trenton, N.J.)

About the Author

Sharman Apt Russell is the author of several books, including Hunger and Songs of the Fluteplayer, which won the Mountains and Plains Booksellers Award. She has written for publications including Discover and Nature Conservancy, and currently contributes to OnEarth, the magazine for the National Resource Defense Council. Russell teaches creative writing at Western New Mexico University and at Antioch University in Los Angeles, California. She lives in Silver City, New Mexico.

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  • Paperback : 232 pages
  • Item Weight : 8.8 ounces
  • ISBN-10 : 0738206695
  • ISBN-13 : 978-0738206691
  • Product Dimensions : 4.75 x 0.53 x 7.25 inches
  • Publisher : Basic Books; Revised ed. Edition (April 4, 2002)
  • Language: : English
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4.0 out of 5 stars Good introduction to the secret lives of flowers
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