THE LIFE OF PLANTS Author:E.J.H. Corner Mentor Book #796. Part of the World Natural History Series. — Originally published in Great Britain in 1964. — A detailed, scholarly book on the evolution, development, life cycles, and spread of plants from the ocean to the land by a renowned botanist. — Includes 32 pages of illustrations/photographs (8 illustrations in color), numerous line drawi... more »ngs, a List of Illustrations, Acknowledgments, Preface, a Table of Contents, Glossary, Chapter References, and an Index.
Chapter titles: The Ocean; Life-Cycles; The Breaking Wave; Making Vegetation; Living Seaweeds; Reproduction and Wastage; The Land Plant; Tree-Making; The Upward Struggle; The Seed; The Flowering Tree; The Fruiting Tree; The Fungus; Fungus Progress; Beyond the Forest.« less