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Main Title The hidden half of nature : the microbial roots of life and health /
Author Montgomery, David R.,
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Biklé, Anne,
Publisher W.W. Norton & Company,
Year Published 2016
OCLC Number 902661478
ISBN 9780393244403 (hardcover); 0393244407 (hardcover)
Subjects Microbiology--Physiology ; Conservation of natural resources ; Crops ; Health promotion ; Soil microbiology ; Microbiota--physiology ; Crops, Agricultural
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ESAM  QR111.M63 2016 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 11/15/2016
Edition First edition.
Collation 309 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 270-290) and index.
Contents Notes Dead dirt -- Thinking small -- Looking into life -- Better together -- War in the soil -- Underground allies -- Too close to home -- Inner nature -- Invisible enemies -- Feuding saviors -- Personal alchemists -- Tending the garden -- Courting ancient friends -- Cultivating health. "Prepare to set aside what you think you know about yourself and microbes. Good health--for people and for plants--depends on Earth's smallest creatures. [This book] tells the story of our tangled relationship with microbes and their potential to revolutionize agriculture and medicine, from garden to gut"--Dust jacket flap.
Place Published New York
PUB Date Free Form ©2016
BIB Level m
Medium unmediated
Content text
Carrier volume
Cataloging Source RDA
LCCN 2015027979
Merged OCLC records 919591251
OCLC Time Stamp 20161031075806
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 02314cam 2200541 i 45010