All books listed below are produced by botanists at WLBC. When possible and appropriate, literature written about communities is written in their language and distributed within that community. 

Follow links below to learn more, and to purchase or download.


Guide des Plantes Utiles D'Analavelona et de ses Environs

Curating Biocultural Collections: A Handbook

Jan Salick, Katie Konchar, and Mark Nesbitt, editors

for description and purchase

Medicinal Plants and the Legacy of Richard E. Schultes

Bruce E. Ponman and Rainer W. Bussmann, editors

for description and purchase of hard copy

for description and free download

Khawa Karpo: Tibetan Traditional Knowledge and Biodiversity Conservation

Jan Salick and Robert K. Moseley, authors

for description and purchase

Guide des Plantas D'Ambalabe

The Identification of Medicinal Plants: A Handbook of the Morphology of Botanicals in Commerce

Wendy Applequist, author

for description and purchase

Realizing Nature's Potential: Proceedings of the William L. Brown Symposium Honoring Dr. Gordon Cragg

Bruce E. Ponman and James S. Miller, editors

for description and purchase