SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

Acid Dreams: The Complete Social History of LSD: The CIA, the Sixties, and Beyond by Martin A. Lee and Bruce Shlain (New York: Grove Weidenfield, 1985)

Alkaloids: Biochemistry, Ecology, and Medicinal Applications Eds Margaret F. Roberts and Michael Wink (New York: Plenum Press, 1998)

The Botany and Chemistry of Hallucinogens by Richard Evans Schultes and Albert Hofmann (Springfield, IL: Charles. C Thomas Publisher, 1980)

Carpet Monsters and Killer Spores by Nicholas P. Money(New York: Oxford University Press, 2004)

Castaneda’s Journey by Richard de Mille (son of Cecil) (Santa Barbara, CA: Capra Press, 1970).

Celebrating the Wild Mushroom by Sara Ann Friedman (New York: Dodd, Mean & Company 1986)
Overview of biology and culture

The Conservation of Wild Mushrooms (Peterborough: English Nature, December 1998)

The Day of St. Anthony’s Fire by John G. Fuller (New York: MacMillan, 1968)
Ergot poisoning in a French town

Doors of Perception by Aldous Huxley (New York: Harper & Brothers, 1954)

Environmental Research at the Leading Edge Ed Alfred B. Gore “Chapter 9: Fungal Remediation of Contaminated Sites” by Fotis Rigas and Vicky Dritsa (New York: Nova Science Publishers, New York 2007)

Famine on the Wind: Man’s Battle Against Plant Disease by G.L. Carefoot and E.R. Sprott (Rand McNally 1967)

The Fifth Kingdom, 3rd ed. by Bryce Kendrick, (Newburyport: Focus Publishing, 1992)

Food of the Gods by Terence McKenna (New York: Bantam, 1992)
Theories in hallucinogenic mushrooms and human evolution

From Another Kingdom: The Amazing World of Fungi eds. Lynne Boddy and Max Coleman (Edinburgh: Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, 2010)

The Fungal Community: Its Organization and Role in the Ecosystem by George Carroll and Donald T. Wicklow (New York: Marcel Dekker Inc)

Fungi: Delight of Curiosity by Harold J. Brodie (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1978)
Overview of biology and culture


Fungi—Folklore, Fiction & Fact by W. P. K. Findley (Richmond: The Richmond Publishing Company, 1982)
Overview of biology and culture

Fungi in Bioremediation Ed Geoffrey M. Gadd (Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2001)

The Harvard Psychedelic Club: How Timothy Learny, Ram Dass, Huston Smith, and Andrew Weil Killed the Fifties and Ushered in a New Age For America by Don Lattin (New York: HarperOne, 2010)

Hallucinogenic Plants of North America by Jonathan Ott (Oakland, CA: Wingbow Press, 1976)

In the Company of Mushrooms: A Biologist’s Tale by Elio Schaechter (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1997)
Overview of biology and culture

Introduction to Mycology by C.J. Alexopoulos, C.W. Mims, and M. Blackwell (New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1996)

Life: A Natural History of the First Fur Billion Years of Life on Earth by Richard Fortey (New York: Vintage, 1999)

Magical Mushrooms, Mischievous Molds, by George Hudler (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1998)
Overview of biology and culture

Medicinal Mushrooms: An Exploration of Tradition, Healing, & Culture by Christopher Hobbs, L. Ac. (Summertown, Tenn.: Botanica Press, 1986)

Mr. Bloomfield’s Orchard: The Mysterious World of Mushrooms, Molds, and Mycologists by Nicholas P. Money (New York: Oxford University Press, 2002)

Mushrooms and Mankind by James Arthur (Escondido, CA: The Book Tree, 2000)
Theories regarding the influence of hallucinogenic mushrooms on human culture

Mushrooms: Cultivation, Nutritional Value, Medicinal Effect, and Environmental Impact Second Edition by Shu-Tang Chang and Philip G. Miles (Boca Raton: CRC Press, 2004)

Mushrooms Demystified by David Arora(Berkeley: Ten Speed Press, 1979)
Identification guide

Mushrooms for Dyes, Paper, Pigments & Myco-Stix by Miriam C. Rice (Forestbville, CA: Mushrooms For Color Press, 2007)

Mushrooms, Molds, and Miracles by Lucy Kavaler (John Day, 1965; Lincoln: iUniverse, Inc., 2007)
Overview of biology and culture

Mushrooms: Poisons and Panaceas by Denis R. Benjamin (New York: W.H. Freeman and Company, 1995)

Mycelium Running: How Mushrooms Can Save The Planet by Paul Stamets (Berkeley: Ten Speed Press, 2005)

Mycomedicinals: An Informational Treatise on Mushrooms by Paul Stamets (Olympia: MycoMedia Productions, 2002)

Mycorrhizae: Benefits and practical applications in forest tree nurseries by Donald H. Marx et al (National Forest Service Forest Agriculture Handbook No. 680 December 1989)

National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Mushrooms by Gary Lincoff (New York: Knopf, 1981)

One Thousand American Fungi by Charles Mcilvaine and Robert K. Macadam, paperback edition (New York: Dover, 1973)

Persephone’s Quest: Entheogens and the Origins of Religion by R. Gordon Wasson, Stella Kramrisch, and Dr. Carl Ruck (privately published in 1986, as was Wasson’s habit, New Haven: Yale University Press, 1992)

Plant-Animals: A Study in Symbiosis by Sir Frederick Keeble (Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 1910)
The Politics of Psychopharmacology by Timothy Leary (Berkeley: Ronin Publishing, 1988

Psilocybin Mushrooms of the World by Paul Stamets (Berkeley: Ten Speed Press 1996)

The Psychedelic Experience: A Manual Based on the Tibetan Book of the Dead by Timothy Leary (Secaucus, NJ: Citadel Press, 1964)

The Romance of the Fungus World by R.T. Rolie and F.W. Rolie (Dover: Chapman & Hall, 1925)
Overview of biology and culture

The Sacred Mushroom and the Cross, by John M. Allegro (London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1970)
Theories regarding the importance of hallucinogenic mushrooms on religion

The Sacred Mushroom Seeker ed. Thomas J. Riedlinger (Timber Press, 1990; Rochester: Park Street Press, 1997)
Collection of essays on R. Gordon Wasson

Sacred Mushrooms and the Law by Richard Glen Boire, esq. (Berkeley: Ronin Publishing, 1997)

Schroom: A Cultural History of the Magic Mushroom by Andy Letcher (London: Faber and Faber Ltd., 2006)

Slayers, Saviors, Servants, and Sex: An Expose of Kingdom Fungi by David Moore “Chapter 10: The Calvary is Coming. Fungi to the Rescue” (New York: Springer-Verlag, 2001
Overview of biology and culture

Soil Biochemistry Vol. 10 Eds Jean-Marc Bollag and Guenther Stotzky “Chapter 9: Recent Advances in the Use of Fungi in Environmental Remediation and Biotecnology” by Andrzej Paszczynski and Ronald L. Crawford (New York: Marcel Dekker Inc., 2000)

SOMA: Divine Mushroom of Immortality by R. Gordon Wasson (paperback edition New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1972)
Theories about hallucinogenic mushrooms as the SOMA of legend

Symbiotic Planet: A New Look at Evolution by Lynn Margulis (New York: Sciencewriters, 1998)

Taming the Truffle by Ian Hall, Gordon Brown, and Alessandra Zambonelli (Portland: Timber Press, 2008)

Toxic and Hallucinogenic Mushroom Poisoning by Gary Lincoff and D. H. Mitchel (New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, 1977)

Trees, Truffles, and Beasts by Chris Maser, Andrew W. Claridge, and James. M. Trappe (New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 2008)

Triumph of the Fungi by Nicholas P. Money (New York: Oxford University Press, 2007)
Fungal pathogens

Truffles by Elisabeth Luard (London: Berry & Co., 2006)

What is Life? by Lynn Margulis and Dorion Sagan (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2000)