New Haven : Yale University Press, 2001.
xii, 239 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
QH541.15.B56 B42 2001
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (p. -231).
Formatted Contents Note
1.Introduction 2.Exploring a little-known planet 3.Basic survival 4. Thenatural Internet 5.Thirst : ecosystems and the world's water supply 6.Garbage red in tooth and claw 7.Natural enemies are best friends 8.Naturally selected 9.Miners' canaries and sentinel pigs 10.Chemical engineers 11.Blueprints and inspiration from the wild 12.Wild medicine 13.Savings and loans.