Economic Botany

, Volume 33, Issue 4, pp 455–462 | Cite as

Book reviews

  • Richard Evans Schultes
  • W. Hardy Eshbaugh
  • Robert R. Haynes
  • B. Lowy
  • Larry L. Tieszen
  • Julia F. Morton
  • Lawrence A. Kapustka


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  1. The Green World: An Introduction to Plants and People. Richard M. Klein. 437 pp. illus. Harper and Row, New York, 1979. $14.95.Google Scholar
  2. Mycology for the Clinical Laboratory. Gary S. Moore and Douglas M. Jaciow. 323 pp. illus. Reston Publishing Company, Reston, Virginia, 1979. $19.95.Google Scholar
  3. The Powdery Mildews. Edited by D. M. Spencer. 565 pp. illus. Academic Press, New York, 1978. $54.75.Google Scholar
  4. Cultivation and Utilisation of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants. Edited by C. K. Atal and B. M. Kapur. 568 pp. illus. Regional Research Laboratory, Jammu-Tawi, India, 1977. $30.00.Google Scholar
  5. Plant Systematics. Samuel B. Jones, Jr. and Arlene E. Luchsinger. 388 pp. illus. McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York, 1979. $19.95.Google Scholar
  6. Hallucinogens, Shamanism and Modern Life. Edited by Jonathan Ott. 149 pp. illus. Journal of Psychedelic Drugs 11(1–2). STASH, 118 South Bedford Street, Madison, Wisconsin, 1979. $15.00.Google Scholar
  7. Practical Fungai Physiology. Peter M. Robinson, 123 pp. illus. John Wiley and Sons, New York, 1978. $9.50.Google Scholar
  8. Marine Mycology: The Higher Fungi. Jan Kohlmeyer and Erika Kohlmeyer. 690 pp. illus. Academic Press, New York. 1979, $59.50.Google Scholar
  9. Physiological Ecology of the Alpine Timberline. Walter Tranquillini; translated by Udo Benecke. 137 pp. illus. Springer-Verlag, New York, 1979. $29.70.Google Scholar
  10. The Ecology of North America. Victor E. Shelford. Reprint of the 1963 edition. 610 pp. illus. University of Illinois Press, Urbana, 1978. $10.00 (paper).Google Scholar
  11. The Natural Vegetation of North America: An Introduction. John L. Vankat. 261 pp. illus. John Wiley and Sons, New York, 1979. $8.95.Google Scholar
  12. Tropical Plants of Taiwan in Colour. Feng-Chi Ho. 195 pp. Illus. Hengchun Tropical Botanical Garden, Kenting Park, Pingtun, Taiwan, Republic of China. 1977. $27.90, from Otto Koeltz Antiquariat, P.O. Box 1360, 624 Koenigstein-Tannus, West Germany: 20% discount if ordered from the author.Google Scholar
  13. Grassland Ecosystems of the World: Analysis of Grasslands and Their Uses. Edited by R. T. Coupland. 401 pp. illus. Cambridge University Press, New York, 1979. $62.50.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Richard Evans Schultes
    • 1
  • W. Hardy Eshbaugh
    • 2
  • Robert R. Haynes
    • 3
  • B. Lowy
    • 4
  • Larry L. Tieszen
    • 5
  • Julia F. Morton
    • 6
  • Lawrence A. Kapustka
    • 7
  1. 1.Botanical MuseumHarvard UniversityCambridge
  2. 2.Miami UniversityOxford
  3. 3.The University Of Alabama, UniversityAlabama
  4. 4.Louisiana State UniversityBaton Rouge
  5. 5.Augustana CollegeSioux Falls
  6. 6.Morton CollectaneaUniversity of MiamiCoral Gables
  7. 7.Miami UniversityOxford

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