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Altruistic Armadillos, Zenlike Zebras : Understanding the World's Most Intriguing Animals.

Author: Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson
Publisher: New York : Skyhorse Publishing, Inc., 2010.
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From the elegant, lithe, and yes, friendly cheetah to the diminutive and faithful sea horse, and from the giant and surprisingly warlike hippopotamus to the majestic gorilla, animals have long fascinated humans. In this appealing book, Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson draws from his wealth of knowledge and a lifetime of fascination with the animal kingdom to present little-known facts and thorough explanations for  Read more...
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Masson, Jeffrey Moussaieff.
Altruistic Armadillos, Zenlike Zebras : Understanding the World's Most Intriguing Animals.
New York : Skyhorse Publishing, Inc., ©2010
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson
ISBN: 9781626366336 1626366330
OCLC Number: 854976977
Description: 1 online resource (542 pages)
Contents: Also by Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson:; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; Table of Contents; PREFACE; ARMADILLOS; BADGERS; BALD EAGLES; BATS; BEETLES; BENGAL TIGERS; BISON; BLACK-TAILED PRAIRIE DOGS; BONOBOS; BOTTLENOSE DOLPHINS; BUTTERFLIES; CAMELS; CHEETAHS; CHICKENS; CRABS, LARGE AND SMALL; COWS; COYOTES; DOGS; DOMESTIC CATS; DUCKS; ELEPHANTS; EMPEROR PENGUINS; EMUS; FLAMINGOS; FROGS; GECKOS; GEESE; GIANT PANDAS; GIANT SQUID; GIBBONS AND SIAMANGS; GIRAFFES; GOATS; GORILLAS; GREAT HORNED OWLS; GREAT WHITE SHARKS; GRIZZLY BEARS; HIPPOPOTAMUSES; HONEYBEES; HUMMINGBIRDS. HUMPBACK WHALESJELLYFISH; KANGAROOS; KOALAS; KOOKABURRAS; LEMURS; Aye-Ayes; Babakotos; Sifakas; Ring-tailed Lemurs; LIONS; LOBSTERS; MANATEES AND DUGONGS; MEERKATS; NORTH AMERICAN BEAVERS; OCTOPUSES; OKAPI; ORANGUTANS; ORCAS (KILLER WHALES); OSTRICHES AND RHEAS; OTTERS; PARROTS; PIGS; PINNIPEDS; POLAR BEARS; PRONGHORN; PUMAS; PYTHONS; RABBITS AND HARES; RATS; RAVENS; RED FOXES; RHINOCEROSES; SEA HORSES; SHEEP; STURGEONS; TAPIRS; TASMANIAN DEVILS; TURKEYS; TURTLES AND TORTOISES; WANDERING ALBATROSSES; WHOOPING CRANES; WILD PIGEONS; WOLVES; WOMBATS; ZEBRAS.

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