Biomes References

Botkin, D., and E. Keller. 1995. Environmental Science: Earth as a Living Planet. John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Canada.

Brown, L. 1972. The Life of the African Plains. McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York.

Campbell, N.A. 1996. Biology, 4th Edition. The Benjamin/Cummings Publishing Company, Inc., Menlo Park, California.

Chernov, Y.I. 1985. The Living Tundra. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.

Costello, D.F. 1969. The Prairie World. Thomas Y. Crowell Company, New York.

Farb, P. 1970. Ecology. Time, Inc., New York.

Ketchum, R.M. 1970. Secret Life of the Forest. American Heritage Press, New York.

Major Biomes of the World

Odum, E.P. 1993. Ecology and Our Endangered Life-Support Systems. Sinauer Associates, Inc., Sunderland, Massachusetts.

Perry, D.A. 1994. Forest Ecosystems. The Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore.

Rodgers, C.L., and R.E. Kerstetter. 1974. The Ecosphere, Organisms, Habitats, and Disturbances. Harper & Row, Publishers, Inc., New York.

Shelford, V.E. 1963. The Ecology of North America. University of Illinois Press, Chicago.

Stern, K., and L. Roche. 1974. Genetics of Forest Ecosystems. Springer-Verlag Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany.

Spurr, S.H., and B.V. Barnes. 1980. Forest Ecology. John Wiley & Sons, New York.

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