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“Studying, understanding and managing such a complex forest system is the central theme of the book … . The good news is that data from many unpublished PhD and Diploma theses are included in this book, and otherwise these would have been forever lost to public use. … The result is a rather heterogeneous book that has its strengths … . Overall, the book is very useful for soil scientists who seek detailed information about abiotic and microbial parameters of forest ecosystems … .” (Mark Maraun, Basic and Applied Ecology, Vol. 11 (6), 2010)