An introduction to ecology, focusing on a single very common wild plant and its qualities which affect a variety of animals that come in contact with it.
|Statement||by Ada and Frank Graham ; photos. by Les Line.|
|Contributions||Graham, Frank, 1925- joint author., Line, Les.|
|LC Classifications||QH541.5.M4 G7|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||103 p. :|
|Number of Pages||103|
|ISBN 10||0385099320, 0385099339|
|LC Control Number||74018801|
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Now Anurag Agrawal, a world-class scientist, tells the monarch-milkweed coevolution story in a brilliant, readable book--one that underlines the vast improvement of our understanding of the living world during the last half-century." --Paul R. Ehrlich, coauthor of The Annihilation of NatureCited by: In Zoologies, Alison Hawthorne Deming seeks to answer a vital question: What does the disappearance of animals mean for human imagination? With a mixture of humor, reverence, and curiosity, Deming paints a vivid portrait of the world that made us, and the wisdom we are losing as so many of its creatures fade away. 19 quotes from Milkweed: ‘When you own nothing, it's easy to let things go.’ Rate this book. Clear rating. 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars. Milkweed by Jerry Spine ratings, average rating, 2, reviews Open Preview Milkweed Quotes. The Milkweed and Its World of Animals by ADA Graham starting at $ The Milkweed and Its World of Animals has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace Same Low Prices, Bigger Selection, More Fun Shop the All-New !