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Product Description: The contributors to this volume have accomplished a breakthrough in our ability to collect data on ocean-dwelling mammals. In the first large-scale comparison of fur seals, they have employed quantitative methods and a special instrument called a Time-Depth-Recorder to study the strategies used by females in six species of cared seals to rear and wean their young in different environments...read more
By Roger L. Gentry (editor) and Gerald L. Kooyman (editor)

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9780691638812 | Princeton Univ Pr, April 19, 2016, cover price $137.50 | About this edition: The contributors to this volume have accomplished a breakthrough in our ability to collect data on ocean-dwelling mammals.
9780691083995 | Princeton Univ Pr, June 1, 1986, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: The contributors to this volume have accomplished a breakthrough in our ability to collect data on ocean-dwelling mammals.

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9780691610740 | Princeton Univ Pr, July 14, 2014, cover price $55.00
9780691084008 | Princeton Univ Pr, June 1, 1986, cover price $34.00 | About this edition: "Prior to this contribution nearly everything known of the behavior of marine mammals came to us from their activities on land, the laboratory, or occasional surface sightings.

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Product Description: In "Part of the Pride", Kevin Richardson, recently dubbed "The Lion Man" on 60 Minutes, tells the story of how he grew from a young boy who loved animals to become a man able to cross the divide between humans and predators, looking some of the world's most dangerous animals directly in the eye, playing with them and even kissing them on the nose-all without ever being attacked or injured...read more

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9780312556730 | Griffin, May 1, 2017, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: In "Part of the Pride", Kevin Richardson, recently dubbed "The Lion Man" on 60 Minutes, tells the story of how he grew from a young boy who loved animals to become a man able to cross the divide between humans and predators, looking some of the world's most dangerous animals directly in the eye, playing with them and even kissing them on the nose-all without ever being attacked or injured.

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Product Description: For his signature style Jordi Gómez mixes an arresting photographic cocktail of glamor, fun and sex-appeal, shooting fashion, advertising and lifestyle photography in his inimitable glossy style.Based in Ibiza, Gómez is surrounded by some of the world's most enigmatic and beautiful people, enveloped in a magical light from dawn 'til dusk...read more
By Jordi Gómez (photographer)

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9789058565242 | Stichting Kunstboek, October 21, 2015, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: For his signature style Jordi Gómez mixes an arresting photographic cocktail of glamor, fun and sex-appeal, shooting fashion, advertising and lifestyle photography in his inimitable glossy style.
9780521341479, titled "The Jackson Elk Herd: Intensive Wildlife Management in North America" | Cambridge Univ Pr, February 1, 1990, cover price $94.99 | also contains The Jackson Elk Herd: Intensive Wildlife Management in North America | About this edition: The management of the elk population at Jackson Hole, Wyoming, has been the subject of a long-standing controversy among wildlife biologists, with critics of the winter feeding program predicting that such intervention would result in overpopulation, habitat destruction, disease and chaos.

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Product Description: This perfect National Geographic Valentine's Day gift is filled with uplifting true love stories from the animal kingdom and heartwarming accounts of animal emotions, friendships, romance, sibling and parent-child love. Author Rachel Buchholz, a longtime editor with National Geographic Kids magazine, has been collecting amazing animal stories for more than a decade and has gathered her favorites to show the many kinds of love that animals share, from inseparable best friends to romantically devoted duos...read more

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9781426210365 | Natl Geographic Society, January 1, 2013, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: This perfect National Geographic Valentine's Day gift is filled with uplifting true love stories from the animal kingdom and heartwarming accounts of animal emotions, friendships, romance, sibling and parent-child love.

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Product Description: This collection of literature attempts to compile many of the classic works that have stood the test of time and offer them at a reduced, affordable price, in an attractive volume so that everyone can enjoy them.

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9780831713348 | Smithmark Pub, March 1, 1995, cover price $14.98 | About this edition: This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.
9780275908706, titled "Acoustic Behavior in the Rat: Research, Theory, and Applications" | Praeger Pub Text, November 1, 1982, cover price $38.50 | also contains Acoustic Behavior in the Rat: Research, Theory, and Applications

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9781502549648 | Createspace Independent Pub, September 29, 2014, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: This collection of literature attempts to compile many of the classic works that have stood the test of time and offer them at a reduced, affordable price, in an attractive volume so that everyone can enjoy them.
9781494451196 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 11, 2013, cover price $10.99 | About this edition: One of the most important Confederate generals of the Civil War was Lieutenant General James Longstreet, the man Robert E.
9781620874707 | Reprint edition (Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, January 2, 2013), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: The reputation of Confederate General James Longstreet—second-in-command to and intimate friend of Robert E.
9780548645697 | Kessinger Pub Co, October 31, 2007, cover price $54.95
9780306804649 | Reprint edition (Da Capo Pr, March 21, 1992), cover price $30.00

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Product Description: In this seminal pet psychology book, John Fisher examines the mind of the dog with examples taken from his practical experience, with the aim of explaining to owners how the world appears from a dog's point of view.The first section of the book traces the ancestry and inherent behaviour of dogs, from their origins as pack animals related to the wolf or the jackal...read more

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9780943955469, titled "Think Dog!: An Owner's Guide to Canine Psychology" | Trafalgar Square Pub, August 1, 1991, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: An explanation of behavioural problems in dogs and a guide for dog owners to correction and training.

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9781844037094, titled "Think Dog: An Owner's Guide to Canine Psychology" | Gardners Books, May 7, 2012, cover price $13.55 | About this edition: In this seminal pet psychology book, John Fisher examines the mind of the dog with examples taken from his practical experience, with the aim of explaining to owners how the world appears from a dog's point of view.
9780713725681, titled "Think Dog!: An Owner's Guide to Canine Psychology" | Blandford Pr, October 1, 1995, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: An explanation of behavioural problems in dogs and a guide for dog owners to correction and training.
9781570760365, titled "Think Dog: An Owner's Guide to Canine Psychology" | Trafalgar Square Pub, September 1, 1995, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: In Think Dog!

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Product Description: The Behavior Guide to African Mammals is as different from a conventional field guide as motion pictures are from a snapshot. Whether we are able to look at them face to face, on television, or in the hundreds of illustrations provided here by Daniel Otte, this guide allows us to understand what animals do and what their behavior means...read more
By Richard Despard Estes, Daniel Otte (illustrator) and E. o. Wilson (foreword by)

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9780520272972 | 20 anv edition (Univ of California Pr, March 28, 2012), cover price $44.95 | About this edition: The Behavior Guide to African Mammals is as different from a conventional field guide as motion pictures are from a snapshot.

By Kate Hudson (foreword by)

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9781426209222 | 1 edition (Natl Geographic Society, March 27, 2012), cover price $9.95

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The author of Mad House explores the special bond between women and cats, interviewing a wide array of female characters, from a young professional to a lion tamer, who shed light on this unique relationship. Reprint. 15,000 first printing. (view table of contents)

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9780312316105 | Reprint edition (Griffin, August 1, 2003), cover price $18.99 | About this edition: The author of Mad House explores the special bond between women and cats, interviewing a wide array of female characters, from a young professional to a lion tamer, who shed light on this unique relationship.
9780312277840 | Reprint edition (St Martins Pr, August 13, 1957), cover price $7.79 | About this edition: What is it with women and cats?

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Product Description: Bats are highly charismatic and popular animals that are not only fascinating in their own right, but illustrate most of the topical and important concepts and issues in mammalian biology. This book covers the key aspects of bat biology, including evolution, flight, echolocation, hibernation, reproduction, feeding and roosting ecology, social behaviour, migration, population and community ecology, biogeography, and conservation...read more

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9780199207114 | 2 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, November 1, 2011), cover price $125.00 | About this edition: Bats are highly charismatic and popular animals that are not only fascinating in their own right, but illustrate most of the topical and important concepts and issues in mammalian biology.

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9780199207121 | 2 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, November 1, 2011), cover price $63.00 | About this edition: Bats are highly charismatic and popular animals that are not only fascinating in their own right, but illustrate most of the topical and important concepts and issues in mammalian biology.

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Product Description: Oftentimes when we glimpse an animal in the wild, we have no idea what we’ve seen. We want to know, and field guides are an ideal aid for identification. But when we want to know more about the lives of these animals—their natural histories, their place in the larger ecological community, and where to look for them in the future—we can turn to Behavior of North American Mammals...read more

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9780618883455 | 1 edition (Houghton Mifflin, October 25, 2011), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Oftentimes when we glimpse an animal in the wild, we have no idea what we’ve seen.

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Product Description: In The Modern Balkans, historian Richard C. Hall gives a complete account of the historical events that have shaped the Balkan region of Southeastern Europe. Originally separated from the rest of Europe by culture, politics, and economics, the Balkans have slowly been integrating into Western Europe since the nineteenth century...read more

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9781861898104 | Reaktion Books, March 15, 2011, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: In The Modern Balkans, historian Richard C.
9780198575467, titled "Social Odours in Mammals" | Oxford Univ Pr, September 1, 1985, cover price $125.00 | also contains Social Odours in Mammals

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Product Description: The Complete Tracker is a concise, thorough guide to the tracks, signs, and habits of North America's most popular species of wildlife. Readers learn the secrets of a master tracker, assembling a clear picture from tracks, scat, and other signs...read more

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9781599218588 | 2 edition (Lyons Pr, April 3, 2012), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The Complete Tracker is a concise, thorough guide to the tracks, signs, and habits of North America's most popular species of wildlife.
9781558214583 | Lyons Pr, March 1, 1997, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: How to get closer to wildlife.

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Product Description: About a year ago, film started to circulate on YouTube® of a remarkable man named Kevin Richardson, an animal custodian in a South African animal park. The film showed Richardson in his day-to-day work, looking some of the world's most dangerous animals directly in the eye, crouching down at their level, playing with them and, sometimes, even kissing them on the nose--all without ever being attacked or injured...read more

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9780312556747 | St Martins Pr, September 1, 2009, cover price $26.99 | About this edition: About a year ago, film started to circulate on YouTube® of a remarkable man named Kevin Richardson, an animal custodian in a South African animal park.

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Product Description: The management of the elk population at Jackson Hole, Wyoming, has been the subject of a long-standing controversy among wildlife biologists, with critics of the winter feeding program predicting that such intervention would result in overpopulation, habitat destruction, disease and chaos...read more

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9780521341479 | Cambridge Univ Pr, February 1, 1990, cover price $94.99 | also contains Sexycologic | About this edition: The management of the elk population at Jackson Hole, Wyoming, has been the subject of a long-standing controversy among wildlife biologists, with critics of the winter feeding program predicting that such intervention would result in overpopulation, habitat destruction, disease and chaos.

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9780521110204 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, April 30, 2009), cover price $79.99 | About this edition: The management of the elk population at Jackson Hole, Wyoming, has been the subject of a long-standing controversy among wildlife biologists, with critics of the winter feeding program predicting that such intervention would result in overpopulation, habitat destruction, disease and chaos.

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Product Description: "A witty, scientifically accurate, and often intensely creepy exploration of sanguivorous creatures." —San Francisco ChronicleFor centuries, blood feeders have inhabited our nightmares and horror stories, as well as the shadowy realms of scientific knowledge...read more

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9780307381125 | 1 edition (Harmony Books, October 14, 2008), cover price $25.95

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9780307381132 | Broadway Books, October 6, 2009, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: "A witty, scientifically accurate, and often intensely creepy exploration of sanguivorous creatures.

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9780307449924 | Crown Pub, October 14, 2008, cover price $15.00

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Product Description: In 1838 Charles Darwin jotted in a notebook He who understands baboon would do more towards metaphysics than Locke Baboon Metaphysicsis Dorothy L Cheney and Robert M Seyfarth s fascinating response to Darwin s challenge Cheney and Seyfarth set up camp in Botswana s Okavango Delta where they could intimately observe baboons and their social world Baboons live in groups of up to 150 including a handful of males and eight or nine matrilineal families of females Such numbers force baboons to form a complicated mix of short term bonds for mating and longer term friendships based on careful calculations of status and individual need But Baboon Metaphysicsis concerned with much more than just baboons social organizationCheney and Seyfarth aim to fully comprehend the intelligence that underlies it Using innovative field experiments the authors learn that for baboons just as for humans family and friends hold the key to mitigating the ill effects of grief stress and anxiety Written with a scientist s precision and a nature lover s eye Baboon Metaphysicsgives us an unprecedented and compelling glimpse into the mind of another species The vivid narrative is like a bush detective story Steven Poole Guardian Baboon Metaphysicsis a distillation of a big chunk of academic lives It is exactly what such a book should befull of imaginative experiments meticulous scholarship limpid literary style and above all truly important questions Alison Jolly Science Cheney and Seyfarth found that for a baboon to get on in life involves a complicated blend of short term relationships friendships and careful status calculations Needless to say the ensuing political machinations and convenient romantic dalliances in the quest to become numero unorival the bard himself Science News Cheney and Seyfarth s enthusiasm is obvious and their knowledge is vast and expressed with great clarity All this makes Baboon Metaphysicsa captivating read It will get you ...read more

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9780226102436 | Univ of Chicago Pr, May 15, 2007, cover price $30.00
9780124837508, titled "Psychobiology; Behavior from a Biological Perspective." | Academic Pr, May 1, 1971, cover price $51.00 | also contains Psychobiology; Behavior from a Biological Perspective.

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9780226102443 | 1 edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, September 15, 2008), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: In 1838 Charles Darwin jotted in a notebook He who understands baboon would do more towards metaphysics than Locke Baboon Metaphysicsis Dorothy L Cheney and Robert M Seyfarth s fascinating response to Darwin s challenge Cheney and Seyfarth set up camp in Botswana s Okavango Delta where they could intimately observe baboons and their social world Baboons live in groups of up to 150 including a handful of males and eight or nine matrilineal families of females Such numbers force baboons to form a complicated mix of short term bonds for mating and longer term friendships based on careful calculations of status and individual need But Baboon Metaphysicsis concerned with much more than just baboons social organizationCheney and Seyfarth aim to fully comprehend the intelligence that underlies it Using innovative field experiments the authors learn that for baboons just as for humans family and friends hold the key to mitigating the ill effects of grief stress and anxiety Written with a scientist s precision and a nature lover s eye Baboon Metaphysicsgives us an unprecedented and compelling glimpse into the mind of another species The vivid narrative is like a bush detective story Steven Poole Guardian Baboon Metaphysicsis a distillation of a big chunk of academic lives It is exactly what such a book should befull of imaginative experiments meticulous scholarship limpid literary style and above all truly important questions Alison Jolly Science Cheney and Seyfarth found that for a baboon to get on in life involves a complicated blend of short term relationships friendships and careful status calculations Needless to say the ensuing political machinations and convenient romantic dalliances in the quest to become numero unorival the bard himself Science News Cheney and Seyfarth s enthusiasm is obvious and their knowledge is vast and expressed with great clarity All this makes Baboon Metaphysicsa captivating read It will get you t
9780134905099, titled "Sprinkler Fitter Level Three Instructor's Guide" | Prentice Hall, June 1, 1996, cover price $80.00 | also contains Sprinkler Fitter Level Three Instructor''s Guide

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Product Description: Cooperative breeding refers to a social system in which individuals other than the parents provide care for the offspring. Since individuals delay breeding and invest in the offspring of others, cooperative breeding poses a challenge to a Darwinian explanation of the evolution of social behavior...read more

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9780521454919 | Cambridge Univ Pr, October 1, 1996, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: Cooperative breeding refers to a social system in which individuals other than the parents provide care for the offspring.

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9780521038287 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, July 2, 2007), cover price $59.99 | About this edition: Cooperative breeding refers to a social system in which individuals other than the parents provide care for the offspring.

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Product Description: While observing a family of elephants in the wild, Caitlin O’Connell noticed a peculiar listening behavior—the matriarch lifted her foot and scanned the horizon, causing the other elephants to follow suit, as if they could “hear” the ground...read more

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9780743284417 | Free Pr, March 20, 2007, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: A Stanford University field researcher documents her unexpected discoveries about elephant communication, describing her observations about how elephants engage in specific listening behaviors that reveal the complexity of their social relationships.

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9780226616742 | Reprint edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, September 1, 2008), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: While observing a family of elephants in the wild, Caitlin O’Connell noticed a peculiar listening behavior—the matriarch lifted her foot and scanned the horizon, causing the other elephants to follow suit, as if they could “hear” the ground.
9780134904917, titled "Sprinkler Fitter Level Two Instructor's Guide" | Prentice Hall, June 1, 1996, cover price $80.00 | also contains Sprinkler Fitter Level Two: Instructor''s Guide

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A new edition of the classic study of the relationship between predator and prey follows the life cycles of the wolves in Michigan's Isle Royale National Park and the mood on the island, offering a firsthand account of the nearly fifty-year wildlife study, complemented by more than one hundred color photographs. Reprint.

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9781572230316 | Willow Creek Pr, September 1, 1995, cover price $29.50 | About this edition: “Few can rival what Rolf Peterson has accomplished on Isle Royale.

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9780472032617 | Reprint edition (Univ of Michigan Pr, November 27, 2007), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A new edition of the classic study of the relationship between predator and prey follows the life cycles of the wolves in Michigan's Isle Royale National Park and the mood on the island, offering a firsthand account of the nearly fifty-year wildlife study, complemented by more than one hundred color photographs.

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Product Description: Loveliest of the great wild cats, the cheetah is poetry in motion, a blurred streak of graceful ferocity and a sauntering portrait of fluid beauty. They threaten no man and kill only for food. But the world's fastest animal is under threat from fellow predators and ecological change...read more

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9781904722236, titled "The Hunters & The Hunted" | Camerapix, May 15, 2007, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Loveliest of the great wild cats, the cheetah is poetry in motion, a blurred streak of graceful ferocity and a sauntering portrait of fluid beauty.
9780370312392 | Bodley Head, October 1, 1989, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Leopard, lion, wild dog, hyena, jackal, cheetah for large game, and civet, serval cat, and bat-eared fox for small game are photographed in color, with advice on how to photograph animals in action

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Product Description: Ever since his first contact with a gray whale as a teenager, Doug Thompson has had a passion for this majestic marine mammal. Here, he shares stories of whales he has met over his 30-year career, in particular the "friendly" Gray whales of San Ignacio Lagoon in Baja, Mexico...read more

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9780939165551 | Pap/dvd edition (Newsage Pr, November 28, 2006), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Ever since his first contact with a gray whale as a teenager, Doug Thompson has had a passion for this majestic marine mammal.
9780939165520 | Pap/dvd edition (Newsage Pr, April 26, 2006), cover price $19.95

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Product Description: Social learning commonly refers to the social transfer of information and skill among individuals. It encompasses a wide range of behaviors that include where and how to obtain food, how to interact with members of one's own social group, and how to identify and respond appropriately to predators...read more
By Hilary O. Box (editor) and Kathleen R. Gibson (editor)

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9780521632638 | Cambridge Univ Pr, October 1, 1999, cover price $199.99 | About this edition: Social learning commonly refers to the social transfer of information and skill among individuals.

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9780521031950 | Cambridge Univ Pr, November 23, 2006, cover price $109.99 | About this edition: Social learning commonly refers to the social transfer of information and skill among individuals.

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Product Description: Did you know that . . . shark embryos can attack? caterpillars can tap dance? koalas have fingerprints almost identical to those of humans? And, who would have guessed that . . . chimpanzees talk about food? male animals from hot climates make bad fathers? owls employ snakes as babysitters? rats can learn the differences between languages? some parasites castrate their victims? dogs can see moving objects up to 985 yards away? ants won't cross a chalk line? a sloth moves so slowly that fungus grows on its feet? Astonishing new facts about animals are discovered every day...read more

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9781416531906 | Free Pr, November 14, 2006, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Presents a compendium of animal trivia, including such behavioral factoids as the sunbathing practices of tuna, the electricity-generating abilities of certain cattle, and the tap dancing talents of caterpillars.
9780593056936, titled "Why Pandas Do Handstands...: And Other Curious Truths About Animals" | Transworld Pub, October 23, 2006, cover price $15.55 | About this edition: Features facts about the animal kingdom, from the only dog that can develop gout to the wren whose song sounds just like Beethoven, and from the cattle that generate electricity to the worm that has the power to brainwash.

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9781451624274 | Free Pr, December 1, 2010, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Did you know that .

An unprecedented photographic record of cat creativity that will intrigue cat lovers and art lovers alike.From the Trade Paperback edition.

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9781580087933 | Poc edition (Ten Speed Pr, August 1, 2006), cover price $9.95
9780898156232 | Ten Speed Pr, August 1, 1994, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: An unprecedented photographic record of cat creativity that will intrigue cat lovers and art lovers alike.

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9780898156126 | Ten Speed Pr, August 1, 1994, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: Offers a look at feline paintings, discusses aspects of their creativity, and examines everyday cat behavior

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