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Last update 17 June 2014
Reviewers needed for:
Allsworth-Jones, P.  and K. W. Wesler. 2012. The Taíno Settlement at Guayguata. Excavations in St Mary Parish, Jamaica. BAR International Series 2407, British Archaeological Reports, Gordon House, 276 Banbury Road, Oxford OX 2 7ED, England. GBP 27.00. ISBN 978-1-4073-1005-3.

Chazdon, R. L. (2014). Second Growth. The Promise of Tropical Forest Regeneration in an Age of Deforestation. Chicago, IL 60637;, University of Chicago Press, 1427 E. 60th Street.

Cleveland, David A.  2014. Balancing on a Planet. The Future of Food and Agriculture. University of California Press, 155 Grand Ave., Suite 400, Oakland, CA 94612–3758; xxvi + 320 pp. (paperback). USD 34.95, GBP 24.95. ISBN 9780520277427.

Diggs, George M. Jr. and Barney. Lipscomb, 2014, The Ferns and Lycophytes of Texas. Botanical Research Institute of Texas Press, 1700 University Drive Ft. Worth, TX 76107-3400; .380 pp. (paperback). USD 29.95 plus 4.50 S&H. ISBN 978-1-889878-37-9.

He, S., ed. 2008. Moss Flora of China. English Version. Volume 7. Amblystegiaceae--Plagiotheciaceae. St. Louis, MO 63166-0299; Science Press, 16 Donghuangchenggen North Street, Beijing 100717, China and Missouri Botanical Garden Press, P. O. Box 299.

Hecht, S. B., M. K. D. and C. Padoch. 2014. The Social Lives of Forests. Past, Present, and Future of Woodland Resurgence. University of Chicago Press, 1427 E 60th Street Chicago, IL 60637; xiv + 493 pp. (hardcover). USD 50.00. ISBN 9780226322667.

Lemmens, R. H. M. J., et al., eds. (2012). Plant Resources of Tropical Africa 7(2). Timbers 2. Wageningen, Netherlands; PROTA Foundation, P.O. Box 341, 6700 AH.

Minnis, P. E. (2014). New Lives for Abcient and Extinct Crops. Tucson, AZ 85721-0055; University of Arizona Press, P.O. Box 21005.

Mitchell, M. D. 2013. Crafting History in the Northern Plains. A Political Economy of the Heart River Region, 1400-1750. University of Arizona Press, 1510 E University Boulevard, P.O. Box 210055 Tucson, AZ 85721-0055; xviii + 270 pp. (hardcover). USD 60.00. ISBN 978-0-8165-2129-6.

Strang, V. 2013. Gardening the World. Agency, Identity and the Ownership of Water. Berghahn New York; viii + 317 pp. (paperback). USD 34.95, GBP 22.00. ISBN 978-1-78238-130-3.

Vale, R. and B. Vale, Eds. (2013). Living Within a Fair Share Ecological Footprint. New York, NY 10017; Earthscan from Routledge, 711 Third Ave.

Williams, C. J. 2012. Medicinal Plants in Australia. Volume 4. An Antipodean Apothecary. Rosenberg Publishing Pty Ltd, PO Box 6125 Dural Delivery Centre NSW 2158, Australia;; distributed in the United States by International Specialized Book Services; AUD 89.95. ISBN 9781922013507.

Wilson, B. L., R. Brainerd, D. Lytjen, B. Newhouse and N. Otting. 2014. Field Guide to the Sedges of the Pacific Northwest. Oregon State University Press, 121 The Valley Library Corvallis, OR 97331-4501; 432 pp. (paperback). USD 35.00. ISBN 978-0-87071-728-4.