Papyrus : the plant that changed the world, from ancient Egypt to today's water wars
(Book)

Book Cover
Average Rating
Published
New York, NY : Pegasus Books, 2014.
Format
Book
Edition
First Pegasus Books cloth edition.
ISBN
9781605985664, 160598566X
Physical Desc
xix, 300 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 24 cm
Status
Barrington - Non-Fiction (Main Floor)
584.84 GAU
1 available
Lincoln - Adult Non-Fiction
584.84 Gau
1 available
Providence Public - Level 1 Book Stacks
584.84 G266p
1 available

Description

Loading Description...

More Details

Published
New York, NY : Pegasus Books, 2014.
Edition
First Pegasus Books cloth edition.
Language
English
ISBN
9781605985664, 160598566X

Notes

Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-294) and index.
Description
Offers an examination of the papyrus plant, looking at the important role it played in ancient Egyptian culture as a source of paper, as well as its unique properties that could help combat ecological and social problems in the modern world.

Copies

LocationCall NumberStatus
Barrington - Non-Fiction (Main Floor)584.84 GAUOn Shelf
Lincoln - Adult Non-Fiction584.84 GauOn Shelf
Providence Public - Level 1 Book Stacks584.84 G266pOn Shelf

Also in this Series

Checking series information...

More Like This

Loading more titles like this title...

Syndetics Unbound

Reviews from GoodReads

Loading GoodReads Reviews.

Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Gaudet, J. J. (2014). Papyrus: the plant that changed the world, from ancient Egypt to today's water wars (First Pegasus Books cloth edition.). Pegasus Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Gaudet, John J.. 2014. Papyrus: The Plant That Changed the World, From Ancient Egypt to Today's Water Wars. Pegasus Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Gaudet, John J.. Papyrus: The Plant That Changed the World, From Ancient Egypt to Today's Water Wars Pegasus Books, 2014.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Gaudet, John J.. Papyrus: The Plant That Changed the World, From Ancient Egypt to Today's Water Wars First Pegasus Books cloth edition., Pegasus Books, 2014.

Note! Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy. Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021.

Staff View

Loading Staff View.