An introduction to environmental awareness describes how a single rosy dock garden in Australia was spread throughout the country on the wind, threatening the native plants and animals in the southern, central, and western regions.
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Book Description Random House Australia Children's Books. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. 0091828112 THIS ITEM IS A PAPERBACK BOOK. Bookseller Inventory # KKK0016550
Book Description Random House, Australia, 1995. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. A fine clean copy, no previous owner name or marks. Internally pristine, very mild shelf wear to pictorial cover. The collage illustrations are simply brilliant. The story of how introduced plants can so easily become an environmental problem. Beautifully written, the story captures the Australian outback and pioneering spirit, and the magnificence of the Australian landscape. A delightful book. Tall 4to. Bookseller Inventory # 002310
Book Description Original Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st. Milsons Point, N.S.W. : Red Fox, 1998. Physical Description  p. : col. ill. Hardback Picture Book. This beautiful picture book uses magnificent relief collage illustrations and a simple storyline to effectively convey a strong message about introduced species and their impact on the environment. When an early European settler goes to live near the Finke River in the central Australian desert, she plants some seeds of her favourite flower, rosy dock, not realising how they will spread throughout the desert and eventually become an environmental problem. All of our books are in the shop, and are 'real' books. We try to post the same day as the order. Descriptions are conservative. Postage rates may be lower than ABE estimate, please use Ask Bookseller a Question to confirm availability and postage cost, use [Ask Bookseller a Question] option below to confirm availability and get accurate postage quote for this item (the amount quoted is for an 'average' hard-cover book of up to 1kg in weight). Bookseller Inventory # 012026
Book Description Random House Australia Children's Books. Hardcover. Book Condition: GOOD. book was well loved but cared for. Possible ex-library copy with all the usual markings and stickers. Some light textual notes, highlighting and underling. Bookseller Inventory # 2741479035