Boletes of Eastern North America
A comprehensive field guide to the identification, study, and preparation of boletes.
"This book fills an important need, enabling the many interested amateur and professional mycologists to identify the boletes that occur in the eastern US and Canada; a ‘must have’ book for people seriously interested in mushrooms."—Gregory M. Mueller, chief scientist and Negaunee Foundation Vice President of Science, Chicago Botanic Garden
"A state of the art, comprehensive treatment of the diversity of bolete fungi found in eastern North America, admirable in its degree of coverage, and reflecting an authoritative knowledge of the subject."—Todd Osmundson, assistant professor, Department of Biology, University of Wisconsin–La Crosse
Alan E. Bessette is a mycologist and professor emeritus of biology at Utica College of Syracuse University. He has published numerous papers in the field of mycology and has authored or coauthored more than twenty books, including Mushrooms of Northeastern North America and Milk Mushrooms of North America. William C. Roody is a mycologist and wildlife diversity biologist. He has authored or coauthored several books, including Mushrooms of the Southeastern United States. Arleen R. Bessette is a mycologist and an award winning botanical photographer. She is the author or coauthor of more than fifteen books, including The Tricholomas of North America.