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Animalwatching

Author: Desmond Morris
Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Captioned color photographs and text describe the wide range of animals and their behaviors.
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Genre/Form: Miscellanea
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Morris, Desmond.
Animalwatching.
New York : Crown Publishers, ©1990
(OCoLC)656213751
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Desmond Morris
ISBN: 051757859X 9780517578599
OCLC Number: 21332402
Notes: "Originally published in Great Britain by Jonathan Cape Ltd. in 1990"--Title page verso.
Description: 256 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Contents: Why does the zebra have stripes? --
Grouping behaviour --
Escape behaviour --
Protective armour --
Camouflage --
Warning signals --
Chemical defence --
Deflection displays --
Startle displays --
Death-feigning --
Self-mutilation --
Distraction displays --
Mobbing --
Food-finding --
Luring behaviour --
Food-preparation --
Food-storage --
Mutual aid --
Drinking behaviour --
Cannibalism --
Tool-using --
Conflict behaviour --
Typical intensity --
Facial expressions --
Fighting behaviour --
Submissive behaviour --
Courtship displays --
Arena displays --
Mating behaviour --
Nesting behaviour --
Parental care --
Play behaviour --
Cleaning behaviour --
Sleeping behaviour.
Responsibility: Desmond Morris.
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Captioned color photographs and text describe the wide range of animals and their behaviors.

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