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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  John Voigt  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction


-- John Voigt on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

He works in the Botany Department at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale.

Biographical and Professional Information

John Voigt, professor in the department of botany, joined SIUC's faculty in 1950. A native of Sullivan, Indiana, he earned a bachelor's degree from Eastern Illinois University and master's and doctoral degrees from the University of Nebraska.

Published Works

  • A Flora of Southern Illinois, Southern Illinois University Press, 1959 - written with Robert H. Mohlenbrock
  • Plant Communities of Southern Illinois, Southern Illinois University Press, 1964
  • Land Between the Rivers: The Southern Illinois Country, Southern Illinois University Press, 1989 - written with C. William Horrell and Henry Dan Piper
  • Prairie Plants of Illinois, Illinois Dept. of Natural Resources, 1990

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