The Resource American perceptions of immigrant and invasive species : strangers on the land, Peter Coates, (electronic resource/)

American perceptions of immigrant and invasive species : strangers on the land, Peter Coates, (electronic resource/)

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
Dewey number
333.95/230973
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH353
LC item number
.C62 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
American perceptions of immigrant and invasive species : strangers on the land, Peter Coates, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=180499
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 : Californias 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 historians 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 (access may be restricted)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
  • eBooks on EBSCOhost
  • eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/cttt100k
Label
American perceptions of immigrant and invasive species : strangers on the land, Peter Coates, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=180499
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 : Californias 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 historians 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 (access may be restricted)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
  • eBooks on EBSCOhost
  • eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/cttt100k

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