By H.-J. Tillich (auth.), Professor Dr. Klaus Kubitzki (eds.)

When Rolf Dahlgren and that i launched into getting ready this ebook sequence, Rolf took major accountability for monocotyledons, which had him for a very long time. After completing his comparative learn and relatives category of the mono cots, he dedicated a lot power to the purchase and modifying of kin remedies for the current sequence. After his premature dying, Peter Goldblatt, who had labored with him, persisted to deal with extra incoming monocot manuscripts until eventually, within the early Nineteen Nineties, his different responsibilities now not allowed him to proceed. at the moment, a few 30 manuscripts in numerous states of perfection had gathered, which appeared to shape an outstanding foundation for a fast of entirety of the FGVP monocots; except for the grasses and orchids which might look in separate volumes. I felt a powerful legal responsibility to do every thing to aid in publishing the manuscripts that were placed into our fingers. i ultimately determined to take cost of them in my opinion, even though in the course of my lifestyles as a botanist I had by no means heavily been drawn to mono cots.

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