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The Resource American perceptions of immigrant and invasive species : strangers on the land, Peter Coates

American perceptions of immigrant and invasive species : strangers on the land, Peter Coates

Label
American perceptions of immigrant and invasive species : strangers on the land
Title
American perceptions of immigrant and invasive species
Title remainder
strangers on the land
Statement of responsibility
Peter Coates
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Coates, Peter A.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Introduced organisms
  • SCIENCE
  • NATURE
  • NATURE
  • Introduced organisms
  • United States
Label
American perceptions of immigrant and invasive species : strangers on the land, Peter Coates
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-247) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Transatlantic flights
  • Flying feathers
  • The stranger finch
  • There goes the neighborhood : dispossessing the rightful tenants of land and sky
  • Standing up for Poor Jack
  • The Cockney cousin
  • The successful and exemplary sparrow
  • 3.
  • Plants, insects, and other strangers in the soil
  • Floral menace and floral promise
  • Acknowledgments
  • Strange fruits : the enrichment of nature
  • Determining desirability
  • Shutting the door on plant plunderers
  • The menace of plant quarantines
  • A horticultural Ellis Island
  • The rediscovery of native value
  • 4.
  • Arboreal immigrants
  • Natural beauty and foreign beauty
  • The glamor of a foreign name
  • 1.
  • The tree that grew in Brooklyn (and nearly everywhere else)
  • The strange career of the universal Australian
  • The tarnished tree : California's raging Eucalyptus controversy
  • Eucalyptus eulogy : the natural value of heritage
  • Getting back to (lost) nature : restoring original California
  • Landscapes of purity and intolerance
  • 5.
  • The nature of alien nation
  • The nature of fear and the greening of hate
  • Wilted metaphors and calling strangers names
  • Strangers and natives
  • Flora and fauna that are here to stay
  • The globalization of nature and the universal sparrow
  • The historian's contribution
  • Notes
  • Index
  • Knowing nature through nationality
  • The naming of strangers
  • The alien menace : humanizing nature and naturalizing humans
  • 2.
  • The avian conquest of a continent
Control code
ocm81010730
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 256 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520933255
Lccn
2006025834
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt100k
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)81010730
Label
American perceptions of immigrant and invasive species : strangers on the land, Peter Coates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-247) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Transatlantic flights
  • Flying feathers
  • The stranger finch
  • There goes the neighborhood : dispossessing the rightful tenants of land and sky
  • Standing up for Poor Jack
  • The Cockney cousin
  • The successful and exemplary sparrow
  • 3.
  • Plants, insects, and other strangers in the soil
  • Floral menace and floral promise
  • Acknowledgments
  • Strange fruits : the enrichment of nature
  • Determining desirability
  • Shutting the door on plant plunderers
  • The menace of plant quarantines
  • A horticultural Ellis Island
  • The rediscovery of native value
  • 4.
  • Arboreal immigrants
  • Natural beauty and foreign beauty
  • The glamor of a foreign name
  • 1.
  • The tree that grew in Brooklyn (and nearly everywhere else)
  • The strange career of the universal Australian
  • The tarnished tree : California's raging Eucalyptus controversy
  • Eucalyptus eulogy : the natural value of heritage
  • Getting back to (lost) nature : restoring original California
  • Landscapes of purity and intolerance
  • 5.
  • The nature of alien nation
  • The nature of fear and the greening of hate
  • Wilted metaphors and calling strangers names
  • Strangers and natives
  • Flora and fauna that are here to stay
  • The globalization of nature and the universal sparrow
  • The historian's contribution
  • Notes
  • Index
  • Knowing nature through nationality
  • The naming of strangers
  • The alien menace : humanizing nature and naturalizing humans
  • 2.
  • The avian conquest of a continent
Control code
ocm81010730
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 256 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520933255
Lccn
2006025834
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt100k
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)81010730

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