Fruit trees and useful plants in Amazonian life

Complete Title: 
Fruit trees and useful plants in Amazonian life
Non IUCN Publication
Abstract: 

This publication provides rich information on Amazon fruits and communities, illustrating how local peoples have adopted and adapted to the plant kindgom around them to distil vital nutrients, medicines and other products fundamental to their survival; it also shows how scientific information can be presented in an innovative and more inclusive way, one that can be adapted accordingly by other actors worldwide.

Monographic Series no.: 
20
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Imprint: 
Rome : FAO, CIFOR, PPI 2011
Physical Description: 
xxiv, 353p. : ill.
Publication Year: 
2011
ISBN: 
978-92-5-106742-0
DOI: 
Notes: 

Includes bibliographic references. Publication is an English translation of a Portuguese publication, "Frutíferas e Plantas Úteis na Vida Amazônica", whose second edition appeared in 2010.

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Number of copies: 
1
Selling Price: 
Edition: 
Language(s): 
English
Url: 
http://www.iucn.org/dbtw-wpd/edocs/Bios-Eco-Ter-For-098.pdf
Record created: 2013/09/13
Record updated: 2016/10/25