POINAR, Roberta. American. Genres: Natural history. Career: Electron microscopist and writer. Publications: (with G. Poinar, Jr.) The Quest for Life in Amber, 1994; (with G. Poinar, Jr.) The Amber Forest: A Reconstruction of a Vanished World, 1999. Address: c/o Author Mail, Princeton University Press, 41 William St., Princeton, NJ 08540, U.S.A.