Preface Contents A Dictionary of Plant Sciences The Universal Genetic Code The Geologic Time-Scale SI Units Plant Classification Fungi Classification
Michael Allaby has written many books on nature and environmental science. He is the General Editor of the Oxford Dictionaries of Zoology and Ecology, and co-author of the Dictionary of Earth Sciences. Other publications include the Encyclopedia of Weather and Climate; The Facts on File Weather and Climate Handbook; and the DK Guide to Weather.
`Review from previous edition Allaby succeeds remarkably well over a wide range of disciplines . . . leaves one a better informed person, and who could ask for more from a dictionary?' Times Higher Education Supplement `...a very useful first dictionary for biologists with an interest in plants...' Alan Cadogan, Journal of Biological Education, Vol. 41(4)