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Mushrooms of Northeast North America: Midwest to New England New Edition
Contributor(s): Barron, George
ISBN: 1772130001     ISBN-13: 9781772130003
Publisher: Lone Pine Pub
    OUR PRICE: $24.26  
Product Type: Paperback - Other Formats
Published: April 1999
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Annotation: An authoritative and full-color photographic field guide to mushrooms and fungi of the northern United States, from the Midwest to New England. Featured in USA TODAY, this must-have reference has 700 spectacular photos and excellent species information.
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BISAC Categories:
- Nature | Mushrooms
- Nature | Reference
Dewey: 579
Academic/Grade Level: General Adult
Book type: Non-Fiction
Physical Information: 8.25" H x 5.50" W x 0.75" (1.20 lbs) 336 pages
 
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Contributor Bio(s): George Barron graduated from the University of Glasgow in Scotland with a B.Sc. degree in Botany and later with an M.Sc. in Plant Pathology (University of Toronto) and a PhD. in Mycology (Iowa State University). From 1958 to 1993, Barron was on the faculty of the University of Guelph where he specialized in the taxonomy and biology of soil micro-fungi and published over 100 research papers, several chapters and two books on this topic. His contributions to mycology have been recognized by his peers with a number of awards over the years, including a D.SC. from Glasgow University in 1984 for his contributions to soil mycology; the Sigma Xi "Excellence in Research" award from his colleagues at the University of Guelph in 1992; and the Canadian Botanical Association George Lawson Medal in 1993.