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The encyclopedia of mammals

Author: David W Macdonald; Oxford University Press.
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : New edView all editions and formats
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Covering the behaviour, diet, distribution, and evolution of various mammals, this work is illustrated with photographs and original artwork, including photo-stories of momentous events, such as how a cheetah learns to hunt, an elephant's early years, and life in the pouch for a kangaroo.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Encyclopedia of mammals.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2006
(DLC) 2006051368
(OCoLC)71286746
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David W Macdonald; Oxford University Press.
ISBN: 9780191728051 0191728055
OCLC Number: 83049827
Description: 1 online resource (xli, 936 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
Contents: WHAT IS A MAMMAL?; CARNIVORES; SEALS & SEA LIONS; WHALES & DOLPHINS; DUGONG & MANATEES; PRIMATES; TREE SHREWS; COLUGOS; SUBUNGULATES; HOOFED MAMMALS; RODENTS; LAGOMORPHS; ELEPHANT SHREWS; INSECTIVORES; BATS; EDENTATES; MARSUPIALS; MONOTREMES; SPECIES LIST; GLOSSARY; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX
Responsibility: edited by David W. Macdonald.

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