New lives for ancient and extinct crops / edited by Paul E. Minnis.
- Minnis, Paul E.
About this work
"New Lives for Ancient and Extinct Crop profiles nine plant species that were important contributors to human diets and medicinal uses in antiquity: maygrass, chenopod, marsh elder, agave, little barley, chia, arrowroot, little millet, and bitter vetch. Each chapter is written by a well-known scholar, who illustrates the value of the ancient crop record to inform the present"--
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Location StatusHistory of MedicineDFWI.AA1 Open shelves