Books Received

If you would like to review a book or books for PSB, contact the Editor, stating the book of interest and the date by which it would be reviewed (15 February, 15 May, 15 August or 15 November of the appropriate year). Send e-mail to <leverich@slu.edu>, call or write as soon as you notice the book of interest in this list, because they go quickly! - Ed.

* = book in review or declined for review
** = book reviewed in this issue

American Bamboos Judziewicz, Emmet, J., Clark, Lynn, G., Londono, Ximena, and Stern, Margaret, J. 1999. ISBN1-56098-569-0 (cloth US$45.00) 392 pp Smithsonian Institution Press, 470 L'Enfant Plaza, Suite 7100, Washington, D.C. 20560.

Bibliografia sobre Gametofitos de Helechos y Plantas Afines 1699-1996 Perez-Garcia, Blanca, and Riba, Ramon.1998. ISBN 0-915279-61-4 (paper US$20.00) 98 pp Missouri Botanical Garden Press, P.O. Box 299, St. Louis, MO 63166.

C4 Plant Biology Sage, Rowan F., and Monson, Russell K. 1999. ISBN 0-12-614440-0 (cloth US$84.95) 596 pp Academic Press Inc., 525B Street, Suite 1900, San Diego, CA 92101-4495.

Caesalpinia: A Revision of the Poincianella-Erythrostemon Group Lewis, G.P. 1998. ISBN 1-900347-32-6 (paper US$18.00) 233pp Royal Botanical Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AB, UK.

Conservation of Plant Genes III: Conservation and Utilization of African Plants Adams, Robert P., and Janice E. Adams 1998. ISBN0-915279-56-8 (cloth US$40) 241 pp. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, P.O. Box 299, St. Louis MO 63166.

Ecological Vignettes: Ecological Approaches to Dealing With Human Predicaments Odum, Eugene. 1998. ISBN 90-5702-522-1 (paperUS$21.95) 269 pp PTT, P.O. Box 566, Williston, VT 05495-0566.

The Emergence of Agriculture Smith, Bruce D. 1998. ISBN 0-7167-6030-4 (paper US$ 19.95) 231 pp W.H. Freeman and Company Publishers, 41 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10010.

Feeding the Ten Billion: Plants and Population Growth Evans, L.T. 1998. ISBN 0-521-64685-5 (paper US$ 19.95) ISBN0-521-64081-4 (cloth US$54.95) 247 pp Cambridge University Press, 10 Stamford Road, Oakleigh, Melbourne 3166, Australia.

Flora Malesiana: Series II - Ferns and Fern Allies Hovenkamp, P.H., Nooteboom, H.P., Saunders, R.M.K., Laferriere, J.E.,Kato, M., Zhang, X.C. 1998. ISBN 90-71236-39-0 (paper Dfl.100,00) 334 pp Rijksherbarium/Hortus Botanicus, Publications Department, P.O. Box 9514, 2300 RA Leiden, the Netherlands.

Florida Wildflowers in Their Natural Communities Taylor, Walter Kingsley. 1998. ISBN 0-8130-1616-9 (paper US$24.95) 370 pp University Press of Florida, 15 Northwest 15th Street, Gainesville, FL 32611-2079.

Fundamentals of Weed Science, Second Edition Zimdahl, Robert C. 1998. ISBN 0-12-781062-5 (cloth US$ 59.95) 556 pp Academic Press Inc., 525 B Street, Suite 1900, San Diego, CA 92101-4495.

Gardening with a Wild Heart Larner Lowery, Judith. 1998. ISBN 0-520-21516-8 (cloth US$35.00) 280 pp University of California Press, 2120 Berkeley Way, Berkeley, CA 94720.

Icones Pleurothallidinarum XVII. Systematics of Subgen. Pleurothallis, sect. Arbortivae, sect. Truncatae, sect. Pluerothallis, subsect. Acroniae, subsect. Pleurothallis, sungen. Dracontia, subgen. Unciferia Luer,Carlyle 1998. ISBN 0-915279-63-0 (paper US$25) 121 pp. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, P.O. Box 299, St. Louis MO 63166.

Index to Plant Chromosome Numbers 1994-1995 Goldblatt, Peter, and Dale E. Johnson, eds. 1998. ISBN 0-915279-59-2 (paper US$20) 208 pp. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, P.O. Box 299, St. Louis MO 63166.

Landscape Plants for Subtropical Climates Dehgan, Bijan. 1998. ISBN 0-8130-1628-2 (paper US$24.95) 638 pp University Press of Florida, 15 Northwest 15th Street, Gainesville, FL 32611-2079.

Mistletoes of Africa Polhill, Roger, and Wiens, Delbert 1998. ISBN 1-900347-56-3 (cloth 70.00) 370 pp Royal Botanical Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AB, UK.

9th International Exhibition of Botanical Art &Illustration White, James J., and Bruno, Lugene B. 1998. (paper US$25.00) 191pp Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation, Carnegie Mellon University, 5000 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213-3890.

Nutrient Use in Crop Production Rengel, Zdenko, ed. 1999. ISBN 1-56022-061-9 (cloth US$29.95) 267 pp Food Products Press, 10Alice Street, Binghamton, NY 13904-1580

Orchid Biology: Reviews and Perspectives, VII Arditti, Joseph, and Pridgeon, Alec M. Eds. 1997. ISBN 0-7923-4516-9 394 pp Kluwer Academic Publishers, 101 Philip Drive, Norwell, MA 02061.

Plant Cell Culture Protocols v. III Hall, Robert D. Ed. 1998. ISBN 0-896-03549-2 (cloth US$79.50) 421 pp Humana Press, 999 Riverview Drive, Suite 208, Totowa, NJ 07512.

Plant Lipid Biosynthesis: Fundamentals and Agricultural Applications Harwood, John L ed. 1998. ISBN 0-521-62074-0 (cloth US$105) 378 pp Cambridge University Press, 40 West 20th Street, New York, NY 10011-4211.

The Plant Vacuole Leigh, Roger A., and Sanders, Dale. 1998. ISBN 0-12-441870-8 (paper US$59.95) 463 pp Academic Press Inc., 525 B Street, Suite 1900, San Diego, CA 92101-4495.

Plato's Plant: On the Mathematical Structure of Simple Plants and Canopies Schieving, Feike. 1998. ISBN 90-5782-003-X (cloth US$93.50) 360 pp Backhuys Publishers, P.O. Box 321, 2300 AH Leiden, the Netherlands.

Proceedings of the VI Congreso Latinoamerican de Botanica 1998. ISBN 0-915279-58-4 (cloth US$50) 514 pp. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, P.O. Box 299, St. Louis MO 63166.

Proceedings of the Symposium Taxonomy. Evolution and Classification of Lichens and Related Fungi, London 10-11 January 1998 Wedin, M., Tonsberg, T., and Brown, D.H. eds. 1998. ISBN 0-9523049-7-X (paper 10) 209 pp. The Lichenologist, c/o Academic Press Limited, 24-28 Oval Road, London NW1 7DX, UK.

Introduction to Plant Physiology Hopkins, William G. 1998. ISBN 0-471-19281-3 (cloth US$97.95) 512 pp Wiley Publishers, 605 Third Avenue, New York, NY 10158.

Sierra Nevada Wildflowers Horn, Elizabeth L. 1998. ISBN 0-87842-388-5 (paper US$16.00) 225 pp Mountain Press Publishing Company, 1301 S. Third Street W., P.O. Box 2399, Missoula, Montana 59806.

Terroir: The Role of Geology, Climate, and Culture in the Making of French Wines Wilson, James E. 1998. ISBN 0-520-21936-8 (paperUS$39.95) 336 pp University of California Press, 2120 Berkeley Way, Berkeley, CA 94720.

A Treasure of Masdevallia, Vol. 23Luer, Carlyle 1998. ISBN 0-915279-64-9 (paper US$60) Missouri Botanical Garden Press, P.O. Box 299, St. Louis MO 63166.

Tyler's Herbs of Choice: the Therapeutic Use of Phytomedicinals Robbers, James E., and Tyler, Varro 1999. E. ISBN0-7890-0159-4 (cloth US$39.95) 300pp The Haworth Herbal Press, Inc., 10 Alice St, Binghamton, NY 13904-1580.

Tyler's Honest Herbal, 4th Ed. Foster, Steven, and Tyler, Varro E. 1999. ISBN 0-7890-0705-3 (cloth US$49.95) 386 pp The Haworth Herbal Press, Inc., 10 Alice St, Binghamton, NY 13904-1580.

Wild Orchids Across North America: A Botanical Travelogue Keenan, Philip E. 1998. ISBN 0-88192-452-0 (cloth US$39.95) 321 pp Timber Press, Inc., 133 s.w. Second Avenue, Suite 450, Portland, OR 97204-3527.




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