Welcome to our New Titles email alert for July and August. For more titles, browse or search our online catalogue Eat Smart Stay Well Power Foods That Could Save Your Life Susanna Lyle Many of us know the importance of eating a wide range of fruit, vegetables and nuts for well-being. But less well known are the specific beneficial health properties of plants. This book provides detailed nutritional information on 115 common edible plants and the medical benefits that can be derived from eating them. DUE Jul 2010 - David Bateman - 312pp - Illustrations Paperback - 9781869537333 - $29.95 The Coming Famine The Global Food Crisis and What We Can Do to Avoid it Julian Cribb The heightened risk of regional famines will have a planet-wide effect on food prices, trade, and conflict and will generate new waves of refugees. But, far from outlining a doomsday scenario, the book provides a strong and positive call to action, exploring the greatest issue of our age and providing practical suggestions. DUE Aug 2010 - CSIRO PUBLISHING - 264pp - Illustrations Paperback - 9780643100404 - $29.95 Resilience and Transformation Preparing Australia for Uncertain Futures Steven Cork (Editor) Australia21 has assembled some of Australia’s leading thinkers to give their perspectives on the extent and direction of resilience across our nation’s social, economic, ecological and disaster management systems. DUE Aug 2010 - CSIRO PUBLISHING - 216pp Paperback - 9780643098121 - $39.95 The Life and Death of the Australian Backyard Tony Hall A substantial backyard has long been considered an iconic feature of the Australian suburb. This book discusses the nature, uses and meaning of the traditional backyard, presents an understanding of the changes that have been happening and suggests possible remedies. DUE Aug 2010 - CSIRO PUBLISHING - 176pp - Colour illustrations Paperback - 9780643098169 - $69.95 Sheep Farming for Meat and Wool Jane Court, John Webb Ware, Sue Hides (Editors) Contains practical, up-to-date information on sheep production and management for producers throughout temperate Australia. It is based on research and extension projects conducted over many years. DUE Jul 2010 - CSIRO PUBLISHING - 336pp Paperback - 9780643092945 - $69.95 Algae of Australia: Phytoplankton of Temperate Coastal Waters Gustaaf M Hallegraeff, Chris J S Bolch et al. A richly illustrated, multi-author volume Marine Phytoplankton of South-eastern Australia is the first guide for the identification of these fundamentally important microscopic algae in the temperate Australasian region. DUE Jul 2010 - CSIRO PUBLISHING / Australian Biological Resources Study - 432pp Hardback - 9780643100398 - $140.00 Connect with us on Facebook Connect with CSIRO PUBLISHING on Facebook and not only will you stay up to date with all our news, views and publishing activities, you'll also be automatically entered into the monthly draw to win one of our books. The next draw will take place on 30 June and all those who have indicated that they 'like' the CSIRO PUBLISHING page by that date will be eligible to win.