The Useful Plants of West Tropical Africa: Volume 6
Author: H.M. Burkil. 1,312pp. 250 x 155mm. Hardback, with jacket, ISBN 9781900347662. Kew Publishing, 2004
Started in 1969, this six-part revision of J.M. Dalziel's original work published in 1937 is probably the most comprehensive survey published of economically important plants grown in West Tropical Africa. The final volume of this important and encyclopaedic work; being an augmented aggregation of all the indices in the previous five volumes.
Humphrey Morrison Burkill (OBE) was a director of the Singapore Botanic Gardens from 1957-1969. Burkill retired from his position as director in the middle of 1969 and began work at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew to revise Useful Plants of West Tropical Africa, was written by J. M. Dalziel and published in 1937.
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