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Title The botany of desire [(DVD) videorecording].

Publication Info. [United States] : PBS Home Video, 2009.
Location Call No. Status
 Naper Blvd. Adult DVD Nonfiction  306.45 BOT    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult DVD Nonfiction  306.45 BOT    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD; Dolby 2.0 stereo.
Language Closed-captioned.
Performer Features, Michael Pollan ; narrator, Frances McDormand.
Audience Rating: TV-PG.
Summary Shows how human desires are an essential, intricate part of natural history. The program will explore the natural history of four plants -the apple, the tulip, marijuana, and the potato - and the corresponding human desires - sweetness, beauty, intoxication and control. This two-hour documentary begins in Michael Pollan's garden, and roams the world, from the fields of Iowa to the apple forests of Kazakhstan, from a medical marijuana hot house to the tulip markets of Amsterdam.
Note Features: deleted scenes.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Subject Human-plant relationships -- Videodiscs.
Nature -- Videodiscs.
Genre Documentary films.
Educational films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Pollan, Michael.
McDormand, Frances.
PBS Home Video.
ISBN 0793670845
Standard No. 841887010856
Music No. TBOD601 PBS Home Video
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