A book review of Mountain Islands and Desert Seas: A Natural History of the U.S.-Mexican Borderlands by Frederick R. Gehlbach
Sandy, John H.
This book explores an area stretching from the lower Rio Grande to the Sonoran Desert. The author describes ecological issues, natural plant and animal communities, and man’s impact on the region. Conservation and diversity are major themes.
Sandy John H. Review of Mountain Islands and Desert Seas: A Natural History of the U.S.-Mexican Borderlands, by Frederick R. Gehlbach. Library Journal 106, no. 21 (December 1, 1981): 2323.