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Fife, William 1858-1944

Overview
Works: 7 works in 8 publications in 1 language and 51 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Academic theses 
Roles: Author, Editor
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Most widely held works about William Fife
 
Most widely held works by William Fife
Women in diving : proceedings of the Thirty-fifth Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society Workshop, held in Bethesda, Maryland, 21-22 May 1986 by Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Susceptibility of fetal sheep to acute decompression sickness by William Fife( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mother-offspring relations and ontogeny of behavior in white-tailed deer by Wayne Charles Faatz( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The development of behavior patterns of the white-tailed deer fawns were observed from the time of birth until approximately four months of age. Animals in both free range and captive conditions were utilized. Parturition occurs in seven to forty-six minutes and three to nine minutes between births with twins. The fawns were able to stand within an hour and ten minutes. Fawns nurse shortly after birth and mainly use a lying position. With increasing age nursing while kneeling was observed during the first two weeks of age, thereafter nursing while standing was prevalent. During the first week a fawn nurses four to five times over a period of twenty-four hours with most nursing bouts occurring during the daylight hours. The time spent suckling during a nursing bout increases until two weeks of age then steadily declines. In most cases nursing is initiated by the doe calling the fawn to her. The doe recognizes her fawn by smelling its anal-genital region. On rare occasions were fawns observed to nurse from other females. Termination of nursing is age dependent. Usually when the fawn is one month old the doe terminates nursing. During nursing the doe licks the fawn's anal-genital region ingesting the excretory products. This behavior is evident until the fawn is approximately thirty days of age or about two weeks after the fawn urinates and defecates on its own initiative. The anal-genital licking possibly enhances nursing by the fawn and also serves as a predator defense mechanism. Vocalizations are an integral part of mother offspring relationships. The doe knows the general location of the bedded fawn and employs two calls, the low and high grunt call, to initiate contact for nursing. The fawns use three calls, the low whine, high whine, and bleat to call attention to itself to facilitate nursing. Two other vocalizations are used by the fawn these being the bawl and the loud snort. They are only used when the fawn is in a stress situation of possible incipient danger
The effects of diving on women by William Fife( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Women in diving : 35th Workshop : Papers and discussions( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Fife William 3

Fife William III

Fife William Jr

William Fife

William Fife britisk ingeniør

William Fife Brits ingenieur (1857-1944)

William Fife brittisk ingenjör

William Fife constructeur de navires écossais

William Fife III schottischer Konstrukteur von großen Segelyachten

William Fife progettista di yacht scozzese

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