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Wilson KL, Morrison DA, eds. 2000. Monocots. Systematics and evolution. 738 pp. Collingwood, Australia: CSIRO. US$170 (hardback). Jacobs SWL, Everett J, eds. 2000. Grasses. Systematics and evolution. 406 pp. Collingwood, Australia: CSIRO. US$150 (hardback).

Deepesh N. De. Plant cell vacuoles: an introduction. CSIRO Publishing, Collingwood, 2000. Pp. 288. Price US$ 60.00. ISBN 0643 062548.

Deepesh N De. 2000. Plant cell vacuoles: An introduction. 304pp. Collingwood: CSIRO Publishing. $US60.00 (softback).

von Caemmerer S. 2000. Biochemical models of leaf photosynthesis. 165 pp. Victoria, Australia: CSIRO Publishing, $85.00.

Hewson H. 1999. Australia—300 years of botanical illustration. 228 pp. Melbourne: CSIRO Publishing. AU$59.95 (hardback).

LucID Professional for Windows®: Contemporary Identification Tools.—CPITT (Centre for Pest Information Technology and Transfer, ©The University of Queensland). 1999. CD-ROM plus Instruction Manual. 121 pp. illus. ISBN 0–643–06415–X, CSIRO Publishing, Collingwood, Victoria, A$495.00 (E-mail: sales@publish.csiro.au).

Martin, R. 2005. Tree-Kangaroos of Australia and New Guinea. CSIRO Publishing, Collingwood, Australia, 158 pp. ISBN 10: 0-643-09072-X, price (paper) $37.95

Long J. L. 2003. Introduced Mammals of the World: their History, Distribution and Abundance. CSIRO Publishing, Collingwood, Victoria, Australia, and CABI Publishing, Wallingford, United Kingdom, xxi + 589 pp. ISBN 0-643-06714-0, price (hardbound), $135.00.

Breed, B., and F. Ford. 2007. Native Mice and Rats. Australian Natural History Series, CSIRO Publishing, Colling-wood, Victoria, Australia, 185 pp. ISBN 978-0-6430-9166-5, price (paper), AU$39.95.


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was founded in the midst of World War I by Prime Minister Hughes, who was impressed by Germany's technological might and wanted to create ...

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