229pp, 710 illustrations, mostly colour. Vividly and helpfully illustrated with colour photos and photomicrographs using digital camera equipment, this book describes the anatomical basics of dendrochronology, wood technology and tree anatomy. Chapters include: The Evolution of Plant Stems in the Earth's History; The Structure of the Plant Body; Modification of the Stem Structure; Modifications Caused by Weather and Climate; Modifications Caused by Extreme Events; Decay of Dead Wood. Large hardback.
Publisher: - Springer Verlag - more
Code: - ISBN: 9783540325239
Year: - 2006
Authors: - F.H. Schweingruber, A. Borner, A, and E-D. Schulze