Aliens in the Backyard: Plant and Animal Imports Into America
by John Leland
Aliens live among us. Thousands of species of nonnative flora and fauna have taken up residence within U.S. borders. Our lawns sprout African grasses, our roadsides flower with European weeds, and our homes harbor Asian, European, and African pests. Misguided enthusiasts deliberately introduced carp, kudzu, and starlings. And the American cowboy spread such alien life form...more
Hardcover, 235 pages
Published June 30th 2005 by University of South Carolina Press
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Nature in the Suburban and Urban Environment
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