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Discusses the history of the domestications of animals and examines the recent increase in the domestication of species, both familiar and unusual, brought about by the influence of technology on breeding practices.

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9780313339875 | 1 edition (Greenwood Pub Group, July 30, 2007), cover price $72.00 | About this edition: Discusses the history of the domestications of animals and examines the recent increase in the domestication of species, both familiar and unusual, brought about by the influence of technology on breeding practices.

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Product Description: We share the earth with a wide variety of animal species, each of which brings something special to the diversity of the planet. By knowing more about how animals behave and live, we gain a greater understanding of how life evolved and the importance of biodiversity...read more

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9780313339868 | Greenwood Pub Group, June 30, 2007, cover price $72.00 | About this edition: We share the earth with a wide variety of animal species, each of which brings something special to the diversity of the planet.

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Explores the flightlessness of wild birds whose ancestors could fly; discusses how their abilities changed due to evolution; and details the birds' habitat, range, physiology, food, breeding, predation, and threats.

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9780313335457 | Greenwood Pub Group, September 30, 2006, cover price $72.00 | About this edition: Explores the flightlessness of wild birds whose ancestors could fly; discusses how their abilities changed due to evolution; and details the birds' habitat, range, physiology, food, breeding, predation, and threats.

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Explores the physiology behind hibernation and discusses the hibernation behavior of fish, amphibians, rodents, bears, bats, and some cold-blooded mammals.

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9780313335440 | Greenwood Pub Group, September 30, 2006, cover price $72.00 | About this edition: Explores the physiology behind hibernation and discusses the hibernation behavior of fish, amphibians, rodents, bears, bats, and some cold-blooded mammals.

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Examines the world of nocturnal animals and discusses such topics as how they live, their highly developed senses, and behavior and adaptations to avoid predators during the day.

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9780313335464 | Greenwood Pub Group, September 30, 2006, cover price $72.00 | About this edition: Examines the world of nocturnal animals and discusses such topics as how they live, their highly developed senses, and behavior and adaptations to avoid predators during the day.

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Gives the history of the giant panda, discusses where it should be classified, and describes the difficulties in preserving the species, both in the wild and in captivity

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9780920534618 | Hyperion Pr, March 1, 1990, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Gives the history of the giant panda, discusses where it should be classified, and describes the difficulties in preserving the species, both in the wild and in captivity

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Reveals the variety in type and behavior of tropical birds, and looks at a cross-section of birds from various habitats

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9781555214814 | Book Sales, March 1, 1990, cover price $6.98 | About this edition: Reveals the variety in type and behavior of tropical birds, and looks at a cross-section of birds from various habitats

Describes the evolutionary adaptation of numerous nocturnal and subterranean mammals, reptiles, birds and amphibians

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9780275516406 | Bookthrift Co, October 1, 1976, cover price $3.49 | About this edition: Describes the evolutionary adaptation of numerous nocturnal and subterranean mammals, reptiles, birds and amphibians

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9780876632260 | Universe Pub, August 1, 1976, cover price $15.00

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