This list of forthcoming books has been compiled from the latest information available from publishers. Dates of publications, prices and numbers of pages are tentative, however, and are subject to change.


1987 Yearbook of Astronomy. Patrick Moore, ed. Norton: Jan 1987, $16.95. Summarizes the astronomical findings of 1986 and includes 1987 monthly star charts and a schedule for other events.


Annual Review of Entomology (Volume 32). Thomas E. Mittler, ed. Annual Reviews Inc.: Jan 1987, 559 pp, $31.

An Introduction to the Orchids of Mexico. Leon A. Wiard. Cornell University Press (Comstock): Dec 1986, 216 pp, $75. An illustrated guide to Mexican orchids that includes classification, plant and fibral characteristics, and specialized sexual apparatuses and seeds.

Turfgrass Insects of the United States and Canada. Haruo Tashiro. Cornell University Press (Comstock): Dec 1986, 448 pp, $35. A comprehensive reference covering taxonomy,...

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