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Not all of the entries have been examined to see if they are appropriate for review in the journal. If in doubt, ASK FOR THE BOOK!

REVIEW POLICY: Because of problems with a few reviewers, there is a strict review policy. Those asking to review these books are thereby agreeing to this policy. Reviewers who do not return reviews to me according to schedule with be given three options:

  1. provide a review,
  2. pay the going rate for the book so we can replace it, or
  3. send the book back to the book review editor ASAP.

Last update 21 May 2015
Reviewers needed for:

Anderson, E. N.  2014.  Food and Environment in Early Medieval China.  University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia.  xii + 338 pp. (hardcover).  USD 69.95, GBP 45.50.  ISBN 978-0-8122-4638-4.

Cotton, E., F. Borchsenius, and H. Balslev. 2014. A Revision of Axinaea (Melastomataceae).Scientia Danica series B, Biologica, vol. 4. 120 pp. (paperback). Royal Danish Academy of Arts and Sciences, Copenhagen. DKK 200. ISBN 978-87-7304-385-1.

Cuerrier, A., and K. Ampong-Nyarko.  2015.  Rhodiola rosea.  Traditional Herbal Medicines for Modern Times, vol. 14.  CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, Boca Raton, FL.  xvi + 282 pp. (hardcover).  USD 129.95.  ISBN 978-1-4398-8840-7.

Das, M.  2015.  Chamomile:  Medicinal, Biochemical, and Agricultural Aspects.  Traditional Herbal Medicines for Modern Times, vol. 13.  CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, Boca Raton, FL.  xxii + 294 pp. (hardcover).  USD 129.95.  ISBN 978-1-4665-7759-6.

Dugan, F.  2015.  Hidden Histories and Ancient Mysteries of Witches, Plants, and Fungi.  American Phytopathological Society, St. Paul, MN.  xii + 180 pp. (paperback).  USD 62.96.  ISBN 978-0-89054-465-5.

Marlet, C. M.  2014.  Shells on a Desert Shore: Mollusks in the Seri World.  University of Arizona Press, Tucson. xx + 284 pp. (hardcover).  USD 75.00.  ISBN 978-0-8165-3068-7.

Nayar, T., A. R. Beegam and M. Sibi.  2014.  Flowering Plants of the Western Ghats, India.  [2 vols.]  Jawaharlal Nehru Tropical Botanic Garden and Research Institute, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India.  xvi + 1683 pp. (hardcover).  INR 3500, USD 200.00.  ISBN 978-81-920098-9-6.

Nazarea, V. D., R. E. Rhoades, and J. E. Andrews-Swann, eds.  2013.  Seeds of Resistance, Seeds of Hope:  Place and Agency in the Conservation of Biodiversity.  University of Arizona Press, Tucson.  xiv + 298 pp. (hardcover).  USD 60.00.  ISBN 978-0-8165-3014-4.

Norton, D., and N. Reid.  2013.  Nature and Farming.  Sustaining Native Biodiversity in Agricultural Landscapes.  CSIRO Publishing, Collingwood, Australia; distributed in the U.S. by Stylus Publishing, Sterling, VA.  viii + 294 pp. (paperback).  USD 66.95.  ISBN 978-0-643-10325-2.

Prance, G. T.  2014.  That Glorious Forest.  Exploring the Plants and Their Indigenous Uses in Amazonia.  New York Botanical Garden Press, Bronx.  [viii +] 214 pp. (hardcover).  USD 69.00.  ISBN 978-0-89327-528-0.

Reynertson, K. A., and K. Mahmood, eds.  2015.  Botanicals:  Methods and Techniques for Quality & Authenticity.  CRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group, Boca Raton, FL.  xviii + 314 pp. (hardcover).  USD 139.95.  ISBN 978-1-4665-9841-6.