Orchid Fever download free [PDF and Ebook] by Eric Hansen

Orchid Fever download free [PDF and Ebook] by Eric Hansen year 2001
  • Book name: Orchid Fever
  • Author: Eric Hansen
  • Release date: 2001/2/14
  • Publisher: METHUEN PUBLISHING LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Travel and Holiday Guides
  • ISBN: 9780413747501
  • Rating: 8.87 of 10
  • Votes: 576
  • Review by: Tate Liu
  • Review rating: 8.12 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/29
  • Total pages: 240
  • Includes a PDF summary of 24 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: A true story of one of the world's strangest plants and humanity's oddest obsessions: the orchid, brought to book by the author, traveller and self-confessed orchid obsessive. From the Orinoco River to the hothouses of Kew, and the clandestine nurseries of Europe to the peat bogs of Minnesota, this is a dark and humorous tale of orchid smugglers, ice-cream makers and visionary breeders; of courruption, murder and moths with 12-inch tongues; and of the vicious, bizarre world of international plant politics and the wide range of gentle people whose overriding passion is the cultivation of these beautiful, fragile flowers.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 12H28M
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Guidebooks, Travel Writing, Gardening: Flowers, Gardening: Plants
  • Available formats: WORD, HTMLZ, EPUB, DOC, PDF, TXT, TXTz, LIT. Compressed in CBZ, DEB, ZIP, RAR
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 11.64 USD
  • Dimensions: 126x198x19mm
  • Weight: 245g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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