Plants of the Chicago Region: A Brief History and Appraisal

McKnight, Bill
July 2009
Wild Ones Journal;Jul2009, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p1
Book Review
The article reviews the book "Plants of the Chicago Region," by Ray Schulenberg, Floyd Swink and Gerould Wilhelm.


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