Vanilla Beans and Brodo Book PDF

Vanilla Beans and Brodo

  • Author : Isabella Dusi
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Genre : Social Science
  • Pages : 456
  • ISBN : 9780743404112

Vanilla Beans and Brodo Book Description :

Isabella Dusi, a native Australian, settled in Montalcino, a beautiful mountain eyrie famous for its wine and the proud nature of its inhabitants. Her acceptance into this close-knit community was a hard-won thing and has inspired Isabella to capture the true spirit of Montalcino. Vanilla Beans & Brodo tells of the violent history of this medieval village, which has lefts its mark on the character traits of the Montalcinese, and also offers a rare insight into the anxiety, joy, fun, and pressure of daily life as it unfolds with the seasons. An evocative story of the rivalry between village neighborhoods, of football fever and festival pageantry, Isabella Dusi destroys the myth that Tuscan villages are tranquil places, and instead reveals a life infinitely rich and full of dramas.

Brodo Book PDF


  • Author : Marco Canora
  • Publisher : Clarkson Potter
  • Release Date : 2015-12-01
  • Genre : Cooking
  • Pages : 160
  • ISBN : 9780553459517

Brodo Book Description :

No one has been more responsible for the recent explosion of interest in bone than New York City chef Marco Canora. After completely revitalizing his health by integrating bone broth into his diet, Marco began to make his nourishing broths available by the cupful to New Yorkers from a small window in his East Village restaurant, drawing sell-out crowds virtually from the beginning. No longer just a building block for soups and sauces, bone broths are now being embraced for their innumerable health benefits, from cultivating a healthier gut to greater resistance to colds and other illnesses. In Brodo, Marco shares the recipes for his flavorful, nutritious broths and shows how to serve them year round as well as incorporate them into recipes and as a daily health practice. Perfect for stirring into a broth bowl or a pot of risotto, as a more gentle, supportive alternative to the afternoon caffeine fix, and an immunity and health booster any time, the homey bone broths in Brodo should be a part of every well-stocked pantry.

Lichens of North America Book PDF

Lichens of North America

  • Author : Irwin M. Brodo
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release Date : 2001-01-01
  • Genre : Nature
  • Pages : 795
  • ISBN : 9780300082494

Lichens of North America Book Description :

Lichens are a unique form of plant life, the product of a symbiotic association between an alga and a fungus. The beauty and importance of lichens have long been overlooked, despite their abundance and diversity in most parts of North America and elsewhere in the world. This stunning book--the first accessible and authoritative guidebook to lichens of the North American continent--fills the gap, presenting superb color photographs, descriptions, distribution maps, and keys for identifying the most common, conspicuous, or ecologically significant species. The book focuses on 805 foliose, fruticose, and crustose lichens (the latter rarely included in popular guidebooks) and presents information on another 700 species in the keys or notes; special attention is given to species endemic to North America. A comprehensive introduction discusses the biology, structure, uses, and ecological significance of lichens and is illustrated with 90 additional color photos and many line drawings. English names are provided for most species, and the book also includes a glossary that explains technical terms. This visually rich and informative book will open the eyes of nature lovers everywhere to the fascinating world of lichens.

Creative Haven Circular Cities Coloring Book Book PDF

Creative Haven Circular Cities Coloring Book

  • Author : David Brodo
  • Publisher : Courier Dover Publications
  • Release Date : 2016-12-14
  • Genre : Architecture
  • Pages : 64
  • ISBN : 9780486809021

Creative Haven Circular Cities Coloring Book Book Description :

Take a trip around the world with this unique coloring book and its stunning cityscapes! Thirty-one intriguing illustrations range from the ancient allure of Cairo's pyramids to the modern skyscrapers of Hong Kong, Dubai, Madrid, Miami, and other exciting cities. Includes identifying captions. Pages are perforated and printed on one side only for easy removal and display. Specially designed for experienced colorists, Circular Cities and other Creative Haven® adult coloring books offer an escape to a world of inspiration and artistic fulfillment. Each title is also an effective and fun-filled way to relax and reduce stress.

Plants of British Columbia Book PDF

Plants of British Columbia

  • Author : Hong Qian
  • Publisher : UBC Press
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Genre : Science
  • Pages : 534
  • ISBN : 0774806524

Plants of British Columbia Book Description :

This book is an up-to-date checklist of the current valid taxonomyfor all vascular plants, bryophytes, and lichens in British Columbia,including synonyms, species codes, and other information. A convenient,geographically restricted, comprehensive checklist like this one willaid greatly in avoiding the present confusion concerning the names ofmany species in the ecological and systematic literature, as well as inapplied fields. The book is organized into three sections. Part 1 organizes speciesalphabetically according to taxonomic order by families of vascularplants, bryophytes, and lichens. Within each family, the genera arelisted alphabetically, along with any synonomies (former names) andcommon names. In Part 2 species are organized alphabetically accordingto their scientific names. Part 3 lists common names followed by theirscientific names. Excluded names (names inappropriately applied toplants in B.C.) are given in an appendix. Those familiar with planttaxonomy will find Part 1 particularly helpful when checkingnomenclature; semi-professionals familiar with scientific names willuse Part 2 and then Part 1; those who know only common names will checkPart 3 and then Part 2 and Part 1 to determine families. There is presently considerable confusion about many species namesin B.C. Plant names change for many reasons and new plants invade.Information about plants in B.C. is scattered in several checklists,most of them incomplete or out of date; for some species, such asliverworts, no provincial checklist even exists. This checklisttherefore will be useful to all professionals working with vegetationand for students in agriculture, botany, ecology, forestry and othersciences. Although the focus is on B.C., the book will also be usefuloutside the province, particularly in the northwest American states andin Alberta and the Yukon.

Review Book PDF


  • Author : Irwin M. Brodo
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1967
  • Genre : Uncategorized
  • Pages : 231
  • ISBN : OCLC:177966925

Review Book Description :

Lichens of the Ottawa Region Book PDF

Lichens of the Ottawa Region

  • Author : Irwin M. Brodo
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1988
  • Genre : Ascomycetes
  • Pages : 115
  • ISBN : UOM:39015017728570

Lichens of the Ottawa Region Book Description :

Dizionario del dialetto veneziano Book PDF

Dizionario del dialetto veneziano

  • Author : Giuseppe BOERIO
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1829
  • Genre : Uncategorized
  • Pages : 802
  • ISBN : BL:A0023678525

Dizionario del dialetto veneziano Book Description :

Evansia Book PDF


  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre : Bryology
  • Pages : 231
  • ISBN : UOM:39015061994664

Evansia Book Description :

Index of Fungi Book PDF

Index of Fungi

  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1988
  • Genre : Mycology
  • Pages : 231
  • ISBN : UCLA:L0061455820

Index of Fungi Book Description :

Canadian Journal of Botany Book PDF

Canadian Journal of Botany

  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre : Botany
  • Pages : 231
  • ISBN : MINN:31951P01006033Q

Canadian Journal of Botany Book Description :

The Wasmann Journal of Biology Book PDF

The Wasmann Journal of Biology

  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1977
  • Genre : Biology
  • Pages : 231
  • ISBN : MINN:31951T00225932B

The Wasmann Journal of Biology Book Description :

Macrolichens of the Pacific Northwest Book PDF

Macrolichens of the Pacific Northwest

  • Author : Bruce McCune
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre : History
  • Pages : 464
  • ISBN : STANFORD:36105124181731

Macrolichens of the Pacific Northwest Book Description :

"This book can be used to identify macrolichens from Oregon and Washington ... Reasonable coverage for lichens of Idaho and Montana, inland to the Continental Divide, can be expected. Almost all macrolichens known from northern California and southern British Columbia are included as well"--P. viii.



  • Author : Andrea Bruno
  • Publisher : Black Velvet
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre : Comics & Graphic Novels
  • Pages : 80
  • ISBN : STANFORD:36105121454438

AB BDN Book Description :

Nova Hedwigia Book PDF

Nova Hedwigia

  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1967
  • Genre : Cryptogams
  • Pages : 231
  • ISBN : UCAL:B3967135

Nova Hedwigia Book Description :

Zeitschrift für Krypotgamenkunde.

Keys to Lichens of North America Book PDF

Keys to Lichens of North America

  • Author : Irwin M. Brodo
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-01-01
  • Genre : Lichens
  • Pages : 427
  • ISBN : 9780300195736

Keys to Lichens of North America Book Description :

Based on the acclaimed reference Lichens of North America, this resource for the classroom, field, and laboratory presents updated and expanded keys for the identification of over 2,000 species of lichens indigenous to the continent, twice the number covered by previous keys. The book includes a glossary illustrated with photographs by Sylvia Duran Sharnoff and Stephen Sharnoff and drawings by Susan Laurie-Bourque, all from the original book. The revised keys are an indispensable identification tool for botanists, students, scientists, and enthusiasts alike.--COVER.