The Earth in Her Hands

The Earth in Her Hands

“An informative and celebratory resource.” —Booklist In this beautiful and empowering book, Jennifer Jewell—host of public radio’s award-winning program and podcast Cultivating Place—introduces 75 inspiring women.

Author: Jennifer Jewell

Publisher: Timber Press

ISBN: 9781604699029

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 325

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“An informative and celebratory resource.” —Booklist In this beautiful and empowering book, Jennifer Jewell—host of public radio’s award-winning program and podcast Cultivating Place—introduces 75 inspiring women. Working in wide-reaching fields that include botany, floral design, landscape architecture, farming, herbalism, and food justice, these influencers are creating change from the ground up. Profiled women include flower farmer Erin Benzakein; codirector of Soul Fire Farm Leah Penniman; plantswoman Flora Grubb; edible and cultural landscape designer Leslie Bennett; Caribbean-American writer and gardener Jamaica Kincaid; soil scientist Elaine Ingham; landscape designer Ariella Chezar; floral designer Amy Merrick, and many more. Rich with personal stories and insights, Jewell’s portraits reveal a devotion that transcends age, locale, and background, reminding us of the profound role of green growing things in our world—and our lives.
Categories: Business & Economics

The Earth in Her Hands

The Earth in Her Hands

75 Extraordinary Women Working in the World of Plants Jennifer Jewell. intrigued and follow these connections, helping make the network of women in plants more visible. This book is an extension of my ten years in public radio and ...

Author: Jennifer Jewell

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781604699838

Category: Gardening

Page: 748

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The Earth in Her Hands celebrates the important contributions women make to the wide world of plants—in the fields of horticulture, environmental science, botany, floral design, farming, landscape architecture, herbalism, food justice, and more.
Categories: Gardening

The Literary World

The Literary World

In its extraordinary powers of multipli , 75 per cent . of the women are accounted for . cannot quite go hand in ... In the doctrinally , it is still pleasant and profitarieties of wild animals and plants are few , time of Charles I.

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ISBN: UTEXAS:059172131552027

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The Chautauquan

The Chautauquan

The work consists of a chain of arguments and facts to prove a series of extraordinary theories , viz : that the Drift ... its decomposed rocks , and its great rents in the face of the globe , was the result of contact between the earth ...

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ISBN: UOM:39015006952132

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Page: 718

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Frank Leslie s Illustrated Newspaper

Frank Leslie s Illustrated Newspaper

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Author: John Albert Sleicher

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ISBN: PSU:000020241407

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Page: 920

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School Library Journal

School Library Journal

II, Mai 54 Dictionary of world biography. vol. III. Ma 154 Did dinosaurs live in your backyard?, Dl 16 Diet pill drug dangers, S23 1 Different just like me, M181 Dig a tunnel, Al 14 Digestion and reproduction, M223 Digital revolution, ...

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ISBN: PSU:000070393743

Category: Children's libraries

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Outlook

Outlook

HOW TO MAKE AND SAVE PLANT rel and a scoop and a flinging down of 29 Concord Street , between Fulton and earth once ... do the best its fertilizing properties and become the most durable paints in the world for outside work . so called ...

Author: Alfred Emanuel Smith

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ISBN: CORNELL:31924066372230

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Page: 576

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The Gardeners Chronicle

The Gardeners  Chronicle

During the hardest frosts of 1896 it was observed that the frost penetrated the bare earth to a depth of 75 cm . ... and furnished with cylindrical racemes of flowers , is a very extraordinary plant found in East Tropical Africa by Mr.

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ISBN: UCAL:C2618157

Category: Horticulture

Page: 496

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Categories: Horticulture

Gardeners Chronicle

Gardeners  Chronicle

During the hardest frosts of 1896 it was observed that the frost penetrated the bare earth to a depth of 75 cm . ... and furnished with cylindrical racemes of flowers , is a very extraordinary plant found in East Tropical Africa by Mr.

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105013946509

Category: Gardening

Page: 478

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Categories: Gardening

Our Boys Paper

Our Boys  Paper

Sometimes 75 per cent . of the wool which is grown in Great Britain and candy is composed of this earth . ... and a woman was exceedingly incensed at their which it is composed being almost identical tree near the vault of Mr. Henry ...

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ISBN: NYPL:33433116223763

Category: Children's periodicals, English

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Categories: Children's periodicals, English