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

The Alpine Flora of the Rocky Mountains, Volume 1 Scott, Richard W. 1997. ISBN 0-87480-482-5 (cloth US$110.00) 901pp. University of Utah Press, 101 University Services Building, Salt Lake City UT 84112

Applications of Modern Mass Spectrometry in Plant Science Research Newton, Russell P. & Terence J. Walton, eds. 1996. ISBN 0- 19-854965-2 (cloth US$145.00) 240pp. Oxford University Press, 198 Madison Avenue, New York NY 10016

A Book of Salvias Clebsch, Betsy, 1997. ISBN 088192-369-9 (cloth US$29.95) 269 pp. Timber Press, Inc. 133 SW Second Avenue, Suite 450, Portland OR 97204-3527

Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares de la República Argentina. I Zuloaga, Fernando 0. & Osvaldo Morrone, eds. 1996. ISBN 0-915279-40-1 (cloth US$30.00) 344pp. Missouri Botanical Garden, P.O. Box 299, St.Louis MO 63166-0299

Compendium of Peanut Diseases, Second Edition Kokalis-Burelle, N., D.M. Porter, R. Rodríguez-Kábana, D.H. Smith & P. Subrahmanyam, eds. 1997. ISBN 0-89054-218-X (paper US$35.00) 94pp. APS Press, 3340 Pilot Knob Road, St. Paul MN 55121-2097

*Conservation and Management of Native Plants and Fungi Kaye, T.N., A. Liston, R.M. Love, D.L. Luoma, R.J. Meinke, and M.V. Wilson, eds. 1997. ISBN 0-9656852-0-9 (paper US$25.00) 296 pp. Native Plant Society of Oregon, 804 Jefferson Ave., LaGrande, Oregon 97850

The Evolutionary Biology of Plants Niklas, Karl J., 1997. ISBN 0-226-58082-2 (cloth US$65.00) 0226-58083-0 (paper US$19.95) 468 pp. The University of Chicago Press, Order Department, 11030 South Langley Avenue, Chicago IL 60628

Experiments in Ecology Underwood, A.J. 1997. ISBN cloth 0-521-55329-6, paper 0-521-55696-1 (cloth US$80.00, paper US$34.95) 504pp. Cambridge University Press, 40 West 20th Street, New York NY 10011-4211

Flora of Great Britain and Ireland: Volume 5: Butomaceae-Orchidaceae Sell, Peter & Gina Murrell 1996. ISBN 0-521-55339-3 (cloth US$100.00) 410pp. Cambridge University Press, 40 West 20th Street, New York NY 10011-4211

La Forêt en Jeu: L'extractivisme en Amonzonie Centrale Emperaire, Laure, ed. (Latitudes 23) 1996. ISBN 2-7099-1334-8 (paper) 232 pp. Orstrom Éditions, 32, avenue Henri-Varagant 93143 Bondy (in French)

The Gardener's Guide to Growing Fritillaries Pratt, Kevin, and Michael Jefferson-Brown, 1997. ISBN 0-88192-387-7 (cloth US$29.95) 160 pp. Timber Press, Inc. 133 SW Second Avenue, Suite 450, Portland OR 97204-3527

Genetics, Cytogenetics and Breeding of Crop Plants Bahl, P.N. & P.M. Salimath, eds. 1996. ISBN I886106-59-2 (cloth) 313pp. Science Publishers Inc., 10 Water Street #310, Lebanon NH 03766

Growing Bulbs: The Complete Practical Guide Mathew, Brian, 1997. ISBN 0-88192-384-2 (cloth US$ 29.95) 160 pp. Timber Press, Inc. 133 SW Second Avenue, Suite 450, Portland OR 07204-3527

The Idea of Biodiversity: Philosophies of Paradise Takacs, David 1996. cloth ISBN 0-8018-5400-8 (cloth US$35.95) 393pp. The John Hopkins University Press, 2715 N. Charles Street, Baltimore MD 21218-4319

Kalmia: Mountain Laurel and Related Species Jaynes, Richard, 1997. ISBN 0-88192-367-2 (cloth US$34.95) 360 pp. Timber Press, Inc. 133 SW Second Avenue, Suite 450, Portland OR 97204-3527

Lois Hole's Favorite Trees and Shrubs Hole, Lois 1997. ISBN 1-55105-081-1 (paper US$15.95) 368pp. Lone Pine Publishing, 16149 Redmond Way, #180, Redmond WA 98052

Manu: The Biodiversity of Southeastern Peru Wilson, Don E. & Abelardo Sandoval, eds. 1997. ISBN 1-56098-710-3 (cloth US$35.00) 679pp. Smithsonian Institution Press, P.O. Box 960, Herndon VA 22070-0960

Moss Gardening: Including Lichens, Liverworts, and Other Miniatures Schenk, George 1997. ISBN 0-88192-370-2 (cloth US$34.95) 262pp. Timber Press, Inc. 133 SW Second Avenue, Suite 450, Portland OR 97204-3527

The Natural History of Pollination Proctor, Michael, Peter Yeo & Andrew Lack 1996. ISBN cloth 088192-352-4, paper 0-88192-353-2 (cloth US$42.95, paper US$24.95) 487pp. Timber Press, Inc. 133 SW Second Avenue, Suite 450, Portland OR 97204-3527

Natural Hybridization and Evolution Arnold, Michael L. 1997. ISBN cloth 0- 1 9-509974-5, paper 0-19-509975-3 (cloth US$60.00, paper US$29.95) 215pp. Oxford University Press, 198 Madison Avenue, New York NY 10016

The Nature of Disease in Plants Scheffer, Robert P. 1996. ISBN 0-521-48247-X (cloth US$64.95) 325pp. Cambridge University Press, 40 West 20th Street, New York NY 10011-4211

The Plant Disease Clinic and Field Diagnosis of Abiotic Diseases Shurtleff, Malcom C. & Charles W. Averre, III 1997. ISBN 0-89054-217-1 (cloth US$79.00) 256pp. APS Press, 3340 Pilot Knob Road, St. Paul MN 55121-2097

Molecular Biology Lang, G.A. 1997. ISBN 0-85198978-0 (cloth US$100.00) 386pp. Oxford University Press, 198 Madison Avenue, New York NY 10016

Plant Pathology, Fourth Edition Agrios, George N. 1997. ISBN 0- 1 2-044564-6 (cloth US$59.95) 635pp. Academic Press Inc., 525 B Street, Suite 1900, San Diego CA 92101-4495

Plant Microbe Symbiosis: Molecular Approaches Fitter, A.H. & D.P. Stribley, eds. 1997. ISBN 0521-58718-2 (paper US$29.95) 197pp.Cambridge University Press, 40 West 20th Street, New York NY 10011-4211

Principles and Practice of Managing Soilborne Plant Pathogens Hall, Robert, ed. 1996. ISBN 089054-223-6 (cloth US$39.00) 342pp. APS Press, 3340 Pilot Knob Road, St. Paul MN 55121-2097

Protein-Based Materials McGrath, Kevin & David Kaplan, eds. 1997. ISBN 0-8176-3848-2 (cloth US$79.95) 429pp. Birkhäuser Boston, P.O. Box 19386, Newark NJ 07195-9386

Rare Lilies of California Fiedler, Peggy Lee 1996. ISBN paper 0-943460-30- 1, cloth 0-943469-3 1 -X (paper US$24.95, cloth US$100.00) 153pp. Califomia Native Plant Society, 1722 J Street, Suite 17, Sacramento CA 95814

Reaching for the Sun; How Plants Work King, John, 1997. ISBN 0-521-55148-X (cloth US$54.95) 0521-58738-7 (paper US$16.95) 240 pp. Cambridge University Press, 40 West 20th Street, New York NY 10011-4211

Synthetic Biodegradable Polymer Scaffolds Atala, Anthony & David Mooney, eds. 1997. ISBN 08176-3919-5 (cloth US$99.00) 258pp. Birkhäuser Boston, P.O. Box 19386, Newark NJ 07195-9386

The Tallgrass Restoration Handbook: For Prairies, Savannas, and Woodlands Packard, Stephen & Comelia F. Mutel, eds. 1997. ISBN cloth I55963-319-0, paper 1-55963-320-4 (cloth US$50.00, paper US$25.00) 432pp. Island Press, 1718 Connecticut Avenue NW, Suite 300, Washington DC 20009

Techniques of Plant Cytogenetics Jahier, Joseph ed. 1996. ISBN 1-886106-57-6 (paper) 180pp. Science Publishers Inc., 10 Water Street #310, Lebanon NH 03766

Theoretical Ecosystem Ecology Ågren, Göran, and Ernesto Bosatta. 1997. ISBN 0-521-58022-6 (cloth US$49.95) 234 pp. Cambridge University Press, 40 West 20th Street, New York NY 10011-4211.

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