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Templar Classics
01 November 2020
Illustrator Katie Scott returns to the Welcome to the Museum series with exquisite, detailed images of some of the most fascinating living organisms on this planet - fungi.

From the fungi we see on supermarket shelves to fungi like penicillium that have shaped human history, this is the definitive introduction to what fungi are and just how vital they are to the world's ecosystem.

Created in collaboration with the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
By:   Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Ester Gaya
Imprint:   Templar Classics
Country of Publication:   United Kingdom
Dimensions:   Height: 377mm,  Width: 280mm,  Spine: 17mm
Weight:   1.060kg
ISBN:   9781787415355
ISBN 10:   178741535X
Series:   Welcome To The Museum
Pages:   80
Publication Date:   01 November 2020
Recommended Age:   From 3 years
Audience:   Children/juvenile ,  College/higher education ,  Professional and scholarly ,  English as a second language ,  Primary
Format:   Hardback
Publisher's Status:   Active

Ester Gaya is a senior research leader at Kew. She began her career in mycology in Spain and after some time in the USA decided to settle in the UK. She has spent the past 20 years researching fungi. She is especially fascinated by lichens and tries to understand their evolution.

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