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The Resource Aliens in the backyard : plant and animal imports into America, John Leland

Aliens in the backyard : plant and animal imports into America, John Leland

Label
Aliens in the backyard : plant and animal imports into America
Title
Aliens in the backyard
Title remainder
plant and animal imports into America
Statement of responsibility
John Leland
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Looks at the natural history of introduced plants and animal species in the United States
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265604
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
578.6/2
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH353
LC item number
.L49 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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plant and animal imports into America
Label
Aliens in the backyard : plant and animal imports into America, John Leland
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [201]-228) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
As American as Apple Pie: An Introduction to Weeds -- Out of Africa: How Slavery Transformed the American Landscape and Diet -- A Green Nightmare: The Un-American Lawn -- A Sow's Ear from a Silk Purse: The Legacy of Sericulture -- Psychedelic Gardens: What Grandmother Grew in Her Backyard -- Bad Air and Worse Science: Malaria's Gifts to America -- Bioterror: Older Than You Think -- Cowboys: And Their Alien Habits -- ... and Indians: Less Native Than You Think -- An Entangled Bank: Roadside Weeds -- House Pests: Some of Those Who Share Your Quarters -- It Seemed a Good Idea at the Time: The Well-intentioned Ecological Disaster -- Misplaced Americans: As Rootless as the Humans Who Invited Them In -- Gone Fishin': An Unnatural Pastime
Control code
2514455
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
235 pages
Isbn
9781570035821
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005000544
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm57414577
Label
Aliens in the backyard : plant and animal imports into America, John Leland
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [201]-228) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
As American as Apple Pie: An Introduction to Weeds -- Out of Africa: How Slavery Transformed the American Landscape and Diet -- A Green Nightmare: The Un-American Lawn -- A Sow's Ear from a Silk Purse: The Legacy of Sericulture -- Psychedelic Gardens: What Grandmother Grew in Her Backyard -- Bad Air and Worse Science: Malaria's Gifts to America -- Bioterror: Older Than You Think -- Cowboys: And Their Alien Habits -- ... and Indians: Less Native Than You Think -- An Entangled Bank: Roadside Weeds -- House Pests: Some of Those Who Share Your Quarters -- It Seemed a Good Idea at the Time: The Well-intentioned Ecological Disaster -- Misplaced Americans: As Rootless as the Humans Who Invited Them In -- Gone Fishin': An Unnatural Pastime
Control code
2514455
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
235 pages
Isbn
9781570035821
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005000544
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm57414577

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