scouts-l Mail Archive for March of 2000: Re: help need on trees
Jim Peterson (kupete@KUHUB.CC.UKANS.EDU
Tue Mar 07 2000 - 08:18:04 CST
>Date: Tue, 7 Mar 2000 08:17:19 -0600
>To: Mark Arend <mwarend@INTERNETWIS.COM>
>From: Jim Peterson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>Subject: Re: help need on trees
>Mark Arend wrote:
>>I like the "Golden Guides", originally published in the 40s & 50s and still
>>in print, I think. Small, well illustrated, and relatively cheap.
>I had written Neal and suggested that he check with his state university
>press for books that deal specifically with his area. For instance, here
>at The University of Kansas is published a WONDERFUL series of books on
>flowers, wildlife and such. My absolute "bible" when it comes to trees is
>"Trees, Shrubs and Woody Vines of Kansas". It has great pics of leaves,
>branches buds and flowers of the trees plus a state map, divided by
>counties that tell the incidence of trees of that type in the county!
>Mark, do you know is this typical....that many universities have such
>publications coming out of their presses?
>(If memory serves me....something always suspect....Mark is a librarian)
>If so, I suggest that you all look at your university press for absolutely
>pertinent info on the biology/geology of your area.
BLUE SKIES!, Any day above ground is a good day!
Jim Peterson (of the Kansas variety)
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