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If you would like to review a book or books for PSB, the easiest way to do so is to: highlight and copy the book details, click on the Reviewer Requested link to the right of the book's details and paste the information into the email form that pops up. Remember to include your name, University/Department, all of your mailing details and the date by which the book will be reviewed (15 January, 15 April, 15 July or 15 October). Book reviews should not exceed 800-1000 words. Alternatively, e-mail Mackenzie Taylor, the editor-in-chief, at, including the details noted above, as soon as you notice the book of interest in this list, because they go quickly!

Catalogue of the 15th International Exhibition of Botanical Art and Illustration Bruno, Lugene and Carolina L. Roy. 2016. ISBN: 978-0-913196-87-8. (Paper US$30). 115 pp. Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation Reviewer Requested
Guide to the Vascular Flora of Howell Woods, Johnston County, North Carolina, USA Hines, Kelly M., Alexander Krings, and Jon M. Stucky. 2015. ISBN: 978-1-889878-47-8. (Paper US$20) 288 pp. Botanical Research Institute of Texas Press. Reviewer Requested
Diatom research over time and space Morphology, taxonomy, ecology and distribution of diatoms – from fossil to recent, marine to freshwater, established species and genera to new ones: Celebrating the work and impact of Nina Strelnikov Kociolek, J.P., M.S. Kulikovskiy, J. Witkowski & D.M. Harwood, editors. 2014. ISBN 978-3-443-51065-7. (paperback 199.00 EUR). 518 pp. Schweizerbart Science Publishers. Reviewer Requested
Evolutionary Ecology of Weeds Dekker, Jack. 2016. ISBN: 978-1535401074. (Paper US$60). 552 pp. Self-published (CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform) Reviewer Requested
Syllabus of Plant Families A. Engler’s Syllabus der Pflanzenfamilien Part 4: Pinopsida (Gymnosperms), Magnoliopsida (Angiosperms) p.p.: Subclass Magnoliidae [Amborellanae to Magnolianae, Lilianae p.p. (Acorales to Asparagales)]. Orchidaceae Frey, Wolfgang (editor). 2015. ISBN 978-3-443-01087-4. (Hardcover 139.00 EUR). 495 pp. Schweizerbart Science Publishers. Reviewer Requested
Dipterocarp Biology, Ecology, and Conservation Ghazoul, Jaboury. 2016. ISBN: 9780199639656 (Hardcover US$89.95) 320 pp. Oxford University Press. Reviewer Requested
Stelar evolution and morphology in selected taxa based on the study of Vascullotaxy (studio nov.) Aulenback, Kevin R. 2015. ISBN: 978-0-9812186-2-5. (Paper US$144). 149 pp. privately published. Reviewer Requested
Secondary Xylem Biology: Origins, Functions, and Applications Kim, Yoon Soo, Ryo Funada and Adya P. Singh. 2016. ISBN: 9780128021859 (paper US$84.96) 416 pp. Elsevier. Reviewer Requested
CITES and Timber: A Guide to CITES-listed Tree Species Groves, Madeleine and Catherine Rutherford. 2016. ISBN: 978-1-84246-592-9. (Paper US$68.00). 92 pp. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew Reviewer Requested
Venerable Trees: History, Biology, and Conservation in the Bluegrass Kimmerer, Tom. 2015. ISBN: 978-0-8131-6566-0 (Cloth US$39.95) 280pp. University Press of Kentucky. Reviewer Requested
The Genus Meconopsis: Blue poppies and their relatives. Grey-Wilson, Christopher. 2015. ISBN: 978-1-84246-369-7. (Hardback £68) 432 pp. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 3AB, UK Reviewer Requested




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