Book 2006

Atlas of Woody Plant Stems

Evolution, Structure, and Environmental Modifications

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ISBN: 978-3-540-32523-9 (Print) 978-3-540-32525-3 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-X

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-2

    Introduction

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    Chapter

    Pages 3-26

    The Evolution of Plant Stems in the Earth’s History

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    Chapter

    Pages 27-37

    The Structure of the Plant Body

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    Chapter

    Pages 39-67

    Secondary Growth: Advantages and Risks

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    Chapter

    Pages 69-94

    Modification of the Stem Structure

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    Chapter

    Pages 95-105

    Modification of the Xylem Within a Plant

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    Chapter

    Pages 107-116

    Modification of the Xylem and Phloem by Ecological Factors

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    Chapter

    Pages 117-129

    Modification of Organs

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    Chapter

    Pages 131-142

    Anatomical Variability

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    Chapter

    Pages 143-152

    Wood Structural Modifications Caused by Weather and Climate

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    Chapter

    Pages 153-185

    Wood Structural Modifications Caused by Extreme Events

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    Chapter

    Pages 187-202

    From Anatomical Features to Plant Structures

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    Chapter

    Pages 203-213

    Decay of Dead Wood

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    Chapter

    Pages 215-218

    Microscopical Preparation

  16. Back Matter

    Pages 219-229