In this revised edition, Perry has added leading scientists Oren and Hart to the authorship of this large volume, the most comprehensive book on forest ecosystem ecology so far... The work is easily readable and very exciting... This well-written volume is a must read for graduate students, ecologists, and managers in forestry, ecosystem ecology, and forest management.
This acclaimed textbook is the most comprehensive available in the field of forest ecology.
"Without question, this is an outstanding work on forest ecosystems in print. It is fresh, exciting, and more comprehensive than many other texts. Perry introduces a whole new view of forest ecosystems. This will challenge, stimulate, and redefine current understanding and management. The personal style and practical, clever examples will appeal to many disciplines and interests." -- Michael Amaranthus, U.S. Forest Service
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