Aliens in the Backyard: Plant and Animal Imports Into America
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BeschreibungSome 10,000 alien plants and animals live in North America. While environmentalists almost universally decry the invasion of non-native species, Leland suggests that the stories of how these plants and animals have reshaped the landscape are as much a part of the continent's history as that of presidents and politics.
Portrait(Lexington, VA) teaches English at the Virginia Military Institute in Lexington. Author of Porcher's Creek: Lives between the Tides, a natural history of a South Carolina waterway and a memoir of his childhood there.
Untertitel: Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: UNIV OF SOUTH CAROLINA PR
Erscheinungsdatum: Juli 2005
Seitenanzahl: 235 Seiten