Table of contents for American perceptions of immigrant and invasive species : strangers on the land / Peter A. Coates.

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Contents
Acknowledgments	00
1. Strangers and Natives	1
Knowing Nature through Nationality	1
The Naming of Strangers	00
The Alien Menace: Humanizing Nature and Naturalizing Humans	00
Our Fellow Immigrants	00
Strangers on the Land	00
2. The Avian Conquest of a Continent	00
Transatlantic Flights	00
Flying Feathers	00
The Stranger Finch	00
There Goes the Neighborhood: Dispossessing the Rightful Tenants of Land and Sky
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Standing up for Poor Jack
The Cockney Cousin	00
The Successful and Exemplary Sparrow	00
3. Plants, Insects, and Other Strangers to the Soil 	000
Floral Menace and Floral Promise	000
Strange Fruits: The Enrichment of Nature	000
Determining Desirability	000
Shutting the Door on Plant Plunderers	000
The Menace of Plant Quarantines	000
A Horticultural Ellis Island	000
The Rediscovery of Native Value	000
4. Arboreal Immigrants
Natural Beauty and Foreign Beauty	000
The Glamor of a Foreign Name	000
The Tree That Grew in Brooklyn (and Nearly Everywhere Else)	000
The Strange Career of the Universal Australian	000
The Tarnished Tree: California's Raging Eucalyptus Controversy	000
Eucalyptus Eulogy: The Natural Value of Heritage	000
Getting Back to (Lost) Nature: Restoring Original California	000
Landscapes of Purity and Intolerance	000
5. The Nature of Alien Nation	000
The Nature of Fear and the Greening of Hate	000
Wilted Metaphors and Calling Strangers Names	000
Flora and Fauna That Are Here to Stay	000
The Globalization of Nature and the Universal Sparrow	000
The Historian's Contribution	000
Notes	000
Index	000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Introduced organisms -- United States -- History.