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Chapter One
Hungry Planet: Stories of Plant Diseases

Selected Readings


Barrett, A. 1996. Ship Fever and Other Stories. W. W. Norton, New York.

Bourke, P. M. A. 1964. “The Visitation of God”? The Potato and the Great Irish Famine. Lilliput Press, Dublin.

Carefoot, G. L., and Sprott, E. R. 1967. Famine on the Wind. Rand McNally, Chicago.

Large, E. C. 1940. The Advance of the Fungi. Henry Holt, New York. (Reprint edition published in 2003 by American Phytopathological Society, St. Paul, MN.)

Maloy, O. C., and Murray, T. D. 2001. Encyclopedia of Plant Pathology. John Wiley and Sons, New York.

Reader, J. 2008. Propitious Esculent: The Potato in World History. Heinemann, London.

Ristaino, J. B., ed. 2008. Pioneering Women in Plant Pathology. American Phytopathological Society, St. Paul, MN.

Scheffer, R. P. 1997. The Nature of Disease in Plants. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK.

Schumann, G. L., and D’Arcy, C. J. 2010. Essential Plant Pathology. 2nd ed. American Phytopathological Society, St. Paul, MN.

Woodham-Smith, C. 1962. The Great Hunger. Harper and Row, New York.

Zadoks, J. C. 2008. The potato murrain on the European continent and the revolutions of 1848. Potato Research 51:5-45.

Zuckerman, L. 1998. The Potato: How the Humble Spud Rescued the Western World. North Point Press, New York.