Phytogeography of Northern Europe by Eilif Dahl
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Phytogeography of Northern Europe
By Eilif Dahl

The Phytogeography of Northern Europe

British Isles, Fennoscandia, and Adjacent Areas

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Phytogeography of Northern Europe by Eilif Dahl

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Eilif Dahl, who died in 1993, had one of the most original and creative minds in plant geography. His approach went far beyond the description of distribution patterns and the establishment of correlations between distributions and particular climatic variables. His understanding of physiological mechanisms that influenced and controlled the observed distributional patterns was a key feature of his numerous ideas and hypotheses. He was also aware of the importance of history as an influence on present-day plant distribution, especially in arctic plants. In The Phytogeography of Northern Europe Dahl brings to bear his wide range of interests in physics, chemistry, geology, climatology, meteorology and mathematics, as well as plant ecology and plant systematics, to analyse and explain the distribution of individual plant taxa across north-western Europe. This book will stand as a testament to the ideas and inspiration of a fine scientist.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780521035590
ISBN-10: 0521035597
Format: Paperback
(246mm x 189mm x 17mm)
Pages: 312
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 23-Apr-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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