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Braiding sweetgrass : indigenous wisdom, scientific knowledge, and the teachings of plants

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Published 2020
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Summary:

"As a botanist, Robin Wall Kimmerer has been trained to ask questions of nature with the tools of science. As a member of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation, she embraces the notion that plants and animals are our oldest teachers. In Braiding Sweetgrass, Kimmerer brings these two lenses of knowledge together to take us on 'a journey that is every bit as mythic as it is scientific, as sacred as it is historical, as clever as it is wise.'"--Provided by publisher.

ISBN:
9781571313560
9781571313355
9781571311771
1571313567
1571313354
1571311777
Edition:
Second hardcover edition.
Description:
xx, 382 pages : colour illustrations ; 23 cm
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents:
Planting sweetgrass
Tending sweetgrass
Picking sweetgrass
Braiding sweetgrass
Burning sweetgrass
Epilogue: Returning the gift.
LCCN:
2020942641
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