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Product Description: Now as never before, exotic animals and plants are crossing the globe, borne on the swelling tide of human traffic to places where nature never intended them to be. Bird-eating snakes hitchhike to Hawaii in the landing gear of airliners; pernicious European zebra mussels, riding in ships’ ballast water, disrupt aquatic ecosystems across the United States; feral camels and poisonous foreign toads plague Australia; giant Indonesian pythons lurk beneath homes in suburban Miami...read more

Hardcover:

9780374219734 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, May 18, 2005, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: In this search for both scientific answers and ecological authenticity, the author tours the front lines of ecological invasion in the company of world-class scientists to explore the disparity between what is nature and what is natural.

Paperback:

9780374530433 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, May 2, 2006, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: In this search for both scientific answers and ecological authenticity, the author tours the front lines of ecological invasion in the company of world-class scientists to explore the disparity between what is nature and what is natural.

Prebinding:

9781435285705 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, May 22, 2008), cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Now as never before, exotic animals and plants are crossing the globe, borne on the swelling tide of human traffic to places where nature never intended them to be.

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