Poisonous Plants by Dietrich Frohne
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Poisonous Plants
By Dietrich Frohne

Poisonous Plants

A Handbook for Pharmacists, Doctors, Toxicologists, Biologists and Veterinarians 2nd Revised edition

By (author) See other recent books by Dietrich Frohne See other recent books by Hans Jurgen Pfander
Consultant editor Patrick McKinney See other recent books by Patrick McKinney
Format: Hardback

Normal Price: $118.00
Your Price: $106.20 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $11.80! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $5.31 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply



Poisonous Plants by Dietrich Frohne

Book Description

Many garden flowers, decorative trees, house plants and wild plants contain substances which can lead to poisoning in man or animals. Next to medicines and household chemicals, plants or parts of plants occupy third place in the statistics of Poison Information Centres relating to children. Plants from all over the world are found in most domestic environments. The majority covered in this book originate in temperate zones, and the text comprehensively identifies potentially dangerous plants, their distribution, level of toxicity, symptoms of poisoning and suggested treatment. Illustrations range from actual size color and black/white photos to enlarged representations of microscopically recognizable features in fruits and leaves. The first edition of Poisonous Plants was extremely well received, praised for its combination of wide coverage, ease of use and superb color illustrations. The second edition is a complete revision, and contains over 50% additional text and illustrative material, with special attention to North America. The new edition of this practical reference work has proved invaluable to a wide range of professional groups.

Buy Poisonous Plants book by Dietrich Frohne from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9781874545941
ISBN-10: 1874545944
Format: Hardback
(265mm x 210mm x 30mm)
Pages: 450
Imprint: Manson Publishing Ltd
Publisher: Manson Publishing Ltd
Publish Date: 25-Jul-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions...


Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Poisonous Plants book by Dietrich Frohne and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Author Biography - Dietrich Frohne

Department of Pharmaceutical Biology Christian-Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Dietrich Frohne close
»
Recent books by Hans Jurgen Pfander close
Poisonous Plants by Hans Jurgen Pfander
»
Recent books by Patrick McKinney close
Poisonous Plants by Patrick McKinney
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close