Carolyn Fry is a journalist and a former editor of Geographical, the magazine of the Royal Geographical Society. She lives in the United Kingdom.
Scholarly, Academic and Reference Books category--British Book Design and Production Award "Winner " "In this fascinating book, Carolyn Fry records the adventures of plant explorers around the globe, those individuals responsible for initial discoveries in exotic locales, botanical artists responsible for illustrations, and modern scientists focusing on the care of plants and the conservation of endangered species. Removable, facsimile documents, secured in envelopes within the text block, provide intriguing information for the reader."--Current Books