Principles of Plant Infection.. A Text-Book of General Plant Pathology for Biologists, Agriculturists, Foresters and Plant Breeders.


4to. xvi. 543 pgs. Very Good condition green cloth hardcover, gilt lettering to spine, very light rubbing to cloth at edges and corners. Owner name on bottom of front endpaper from Univ. of Wisconsin Plant Pathology Dept., else clean and unmarked. Sections: Introduction. Infection (mechanisms, environment, pathways). Infection Chains (sources, saphrophytes, transmission, epidemiology). The Parasitic Adaptation of Pathogens (innate constitutional differences in the parasitic adaptation of pathogens). The Disease Proneness of the Host (axeny, resistance, penetration, spread, defense reations, induced tolerance, induced tolerance, passive immunization, the inheritance of disease proneness, changes in disease proneness due to environmental conditions). The Disease (morphological, anatomical and physiological manifestations). The Control of Infectious Diseases of Plants. Literature Cited. Appendix. Index. #1183

Title: Principles of Plant Infection.. A Text-Book of General Plant Pathology for Biologists, Agriculturists, Foresters and Plant Breeders.

Author Name: Gaumann, Ernst. (Authorized English Edition By William B. Brierly)

Categories: Science and Medicine, Botany, Gardening, Horticulture, Non-Fiction, Text and Reference Books, COMPLETE CATALOG,

Edition: First American Edition

Publisher: New York, Hafner Publishing Company: 1950

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Seller ID: 1183

Keywords: Principles of Plant Infection.. A Text-Book of General Plant Pathology for Biologists, Agriculturists, Foresters and Plant Breeders, Botany, Plants, Plant Pathology, Pathogens, Parasites, Viruses, Epidemiology, Resistance, Infectious Diseases, Horticulture, Agriculture, Agronomy,