Harlow and Harrar's Textbook of Dendrology by James W HardinHarlow and Harrar's Textbook of Dendrology by James W Hardin

Harlow and Harrar's Textbook of Dendrology

byJames W Hardin, Donald J. Leopold, Fred M White

Paperback | June 8, 2000

Pricing and Purchase Info


Earn 1,040 plum® points

Prices and offers may vary in store


Ships within 3-5 weeks

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores


After nearly 60 years, with descriptions of more than 270 species and almost 200 illustrations, Textbook of Dendrology continues to remain a top resource for taxonomic and silvicultural information on North American trees. In this new edition, material throughout the text has been updated and expanded to provide current information on tree sizes, damaging diseases and insect pest, economic uses, and silvics. Because of growing concern for the environment, it is even more necessary for students to know and understand the importance of conservation. Many of these issues are incorporated throughout the book.
Garrett Hardin, an American scientist and prominent human ecologist, was born in Dallas, Texas. A victim of polio as a child, Hardin and his family moved around to various cities in the midwest before finally settling in Chicago, where he attended the University of Chicago, receiving a degree in zoology in 1936. At Chicago, Hardin was ...
Title:Harlow and Harrar's Textbook of DendrologyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:544 pages, 9.5 × 7.4 × 1 inPublished:June 8, 2000Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0073661716

ISBN - 13:9780073661711


Table of Contents

1 Introduction

2 Classification

3 Nomenclature

4 Identification

5 Variation

6 Habitat, Range, and Communities

7 Vegetative and Reproductive Morphology

8 Pinophyta (Gymnosperms)

9 Magnoliophyta (Angiosperms)

10 Dendrochronology

11 After Dendrology, What?