A Natural History of Conifers - COMPLETED 2008
A popular science book aimed at an educated general audience dealing with all aspects of conifer natural history.
Dacrycarpus dacrydioides (Image: Aljos Farjon, RBG Kew)
This book was commissioned by Timber Press, Portland, Oregon. It was written in 2006 and published in 2008. It has 34 chapters in 7 sections and deals with taxonomy, evolution, ecology, biogeography, interactions with people and conservation. It is richly illustrated and has 304 pages. For review see Rudi Schmid in Taxon 58: 324-325 (2009).