ISBN 9781840465730,Sex, Botany and Empire

Sex, Botany and Empire

Author:

Patricia Fara

Rs616

Publisher

PERSEUS BOOKS GROUP

Publication Year 2004
ISBN-13

ISBN 9781840465730

ISBN-10 1840465735
Binding

Paperback

Number of Pages 192 Pages
Subject

Popular science

Eighteenth century botany, starring Cook, Banks, and Linnaeus, was sexy, dangerous, and big business, and Fara reveals the existence, barely concealed under the camouflage of noble enlightenment, of the more seedy drives to conquer, subdue and deflower in the name of the British Empire.
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