Books reviewed in this article:

Barley: Genetics, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biotechmology, Ed. by P.R. Shewry

A Systems Analysis of the Global Boreal Forest. Edited by H.H. Shugart, R. Leemans and G.B. Bonan

The Organic Constituents of Higher Plants – their Chemistry and Interrelationships, 6th edition by Trevor Robinson

The Wild Oat Inflorescence and Seed Anatomy, Development and Morphology. By M. V. S. Taju

Introduction to the Principles of Plant Taxonomy. BY V.V. Sivarajan

Pollen Analysis Second Edition. By P.D. Moore, J. A. Webb and M.E. Collinson