Book Reviews


Intermountain Flora, Vascular Plants of the Intermountain West, U.S.A. Volume Seven Potpourri: Keys, History, Authors, Artists, Collectors, Beardtongues, Glossary, Indices.

Noel H. Holmgren and Patricia K. Holmgren.
2017 ISBN 978-0-89327-456-4. 312 pp.
New York Botanical Garden Press, New York, NY.
Hard cover $119.

Full Review - August 2017

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Rare Lichens of Oregon

Exeter Ronald L., Charity Glade and Scot Loring.
2016 . ISBN 13:978-0-9791310-6-6 and ISBN 10:0-979-1310-6-5.
Salem District Bureau of Land Management, Salem Oregon.
195 p. $30, includign shipping.

Full Review - January 2017

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Rare Bryophytes of Oregon

Ronald L. Exeter, Judith Harpel and David Wagner.
2016 . ISBN 13: 978-0-9791310-4-2.
Salem District, Bureau of Land Management. Salem, Oregon.
Softcover $42. 378 pp.

Available from BLM Salem District, phone 503-375-5646 (credit card purchases) or mail checks to Bryophyte Book, Salem District BLM, 1717 Fabry Road SE, Salem, OR 97306.

Full Review - January 2017

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Toward a Natural Forest: the Forest Service in Transition (a Memoir)

Jim Furnish.
2015. ISBN 978-0-87071-813-7.
Oregon State University Press, Corvallis, OR.
Softcover, 213 pp. $19.95.

Full Review - January 2017

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Ethnobotany of the Coos, Lower Umpqua, and Siuslaw Indians

Patricia Whereat-Phillips.
2016 . ISBN 978-0-87071-852-6
Oregon State University Press, Corvallis, Oregon
Paperback. $22.95.

Full Review - January 2017

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Boundary Layer—Exploring the Genius between Worlds

Kem Luther.
2016 . ISBN 978-0-87071-844-1.
Oregon State University Press, Corvallis, Oregon.
Paper. $19.95. e-book $11.99. 186 pages
Available from OSU Press

Full Review

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Gardening for Butterflies: How You Can Attract and Protect Beautiful, Beneficial Insects

The Xerces Society.
2016 . ISBN 13-978-1-60469-598-4.
Timber Press, Portland, Oregon.
Paper. 288 pp. $24.95.
Available from Timber Press

Full Review

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The Magical World of Moss Gardening

Annie Martin.
2015 . ISBN 978-1-60469-647-9.
Timber Press. Portland, Oregon.
Soft cover. 240 pp. $17.62.
Available from Timber Press

Full Review

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Flora of Oregon, Volume 1:
Pteridophytes, Gymnosperms, and Monocots.

Stephen C. Myers, Thea Jaster, Katie Mitchell, and Linda K. Hardison, editors.
2015. ISBN 978-1-889878-46-1. 592 pages.
Botanical Research Institute of Texas, Fort Worth, Texas.
Hard cover. $75.
Available from http://shop.brit.org/products/floraoforegon1.

Full Review

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The Nature of Bend

LeeAnn Kreigh.
2016 . ISBN 978-0-9975215-0-4.
Tempo Press, Bend, Oregon.
Paper. $20.
Available from www.natureofbend.com

Full Review

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Plants of the Oregon Coastal Dunes

Alfred M. Wiedemann, La Rea J. Dennis, Frank H. Smith.
1999 (revised edition). ISBN 0-87071-457-0. 120 pages.
Oregon State University Press, Corvallis, Oregon. Paper. $12.95

Full Review

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A Naturalist’s Guide to the Hidden World of Pacific Northwest Dunes

George Poinar, Jr.
2016. ISBN 978-0870718540. 286 pp.
Oregon State University Press, Corvallis, Oregon.
Paper. $24.95

Full Review

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A Botanist's Vocabulary'

Susan K. Pell and Bobbi Angell.
2016. ISBN 978-1-60469-563-2.
Timber Press, Inc., Portland, Oregon.
Hardcover $24.95. 226 pp. 726 line drawings.
Available from www.timberpress.com

Full Review

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