"Sex, Botany and Empire: The Story of Carl Linnaeus and Joseph Banks" by Patricia Fara



"Sex, Botany and Empire: The Story of Carl Linnaeus and Joseph Banks" by Patricia Fara
Icon Books Ltd | 2003 | ISBN: 1840464528 | 177 pages | File type: PDF | 4 mb

In the 18th century, botany was sexy, dangerous - and big business. This book combines four of the most popular areas in non-fiction publishing: science, exploration, gardening and history.

This book presents the story of Carl Linnaeus and Joseph Banks's enormous contributions to the beginnings of modern classification while discussing the political, social, and economic incentives behind their science
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Carl Linnaeus was responsible for revolutionizing the way modern science classifies and organizes all living organisms.

CONTENTS
Chapter 1: The Three Ss
Chapter 2: The Scientific Swede
Chapter 3: The British Botanist
Chapter 4: Exploration and Exploitation
Chapter 5: Exoticism and Eroticism
Chapter 6: Imperialism and Institutions
Chapter 7: Heroes and Hemispheres
Further Reading
Notes
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