Alien Invasion: America's Battle with Non-Native Animals and Plants

Alien Invasion: America's Battle with Non-Native Animals and Plants

by Robert S. Devine, Bob Devine
     
 

This engaging book of popular science, now in trade paper, does for the understanding of the threat of normative plant and animal species a.k.a. 'aliens', what Rachel Carson's Silent Spring did for the understanding of the threat of environmental carcinogens in the '60s. It offers dramatic case studies of the health, ecological, and economic harm alien species are…  See more details below

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This engaging book of popular science, now in trade paper, does for the understanding of the threat of normative plant and animal species a.k.a. 'aliens', what Rachel Carson's Silent Spring did for the understanding of the threat of environmental carcinogens in the '60s. It offers dramatic case studies of the health, ecological, and economic harm alien species are causing.

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ISBN-13:
9780792274490
Publisher:
National Geographic Society
Publication date:
03/01/1999
Pages:
280
Product dimensions:
6.05(w) x 8.76(h) x 0.79(d)

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