What a Plant Knows

A Field Guide to the Senses

by Daniel Chamovitz

Hardcover, 177 pages, Farrar Straus & Giroux, List Price: $23 | purchase

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What a Plant Knows
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A Field Guide to the Senses
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Paralleling the human senses, the author explores the secret lives of various plants, from the colors they see to whether or not they really like classical music to their ability to sense nearby danger.

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What a Plant Knows

A Field Guide to the Senses


Scientific American / Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Copyright © 2012 Daniel Chamovitz
All right reserved.

ISBN: 9780374288730

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