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Sunflowers : The Secret History: The Unauthorized Biography of the World's Most Beloved Weed

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A narrative history of the sunflower reveals its lesser-known role in a wide variety of events and cultures, from its use in Hopi tribal rituals and near-prevention of the Irish potato famine to its inspiration of Hitler's invasion of Russia and its covert involvement in the Cold War. 25,000 first printing.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 256 pages
  • 154.94 x 205.74 x 27.94mm | 430.91g
  • Overlook Press
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations, frontispiece
  • 1585679917
  • 9781585679911
  • 1,111,141

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