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This is an excellent, well illustrated, introduction to the animals in soil. It is not such a good introduction to microorganisms in soils. It does have a good discussion of the roles of plant roots and mycorrhizae in the acquisition of plant nutrients from soils.
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James Bardin Palmer (ca 1771 – March 3, 1833) was an Irish-born land agent, lawyer and politician in Prince Edward Island.