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            Mammals of the World: A Checklist
             

            Mammals of the World: A Checklist (Hardback)

            By Duff, Andrew; Lawson, Ann

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            In this complete listing of all recognized mammal species in the world .the authors have trawled the literature extensively in order to include all newly described mammals, including new bats and rodents. The result is a list of the world's mammals covering 5027 species.

            ISBN 9780713660210
            Released NZ 1 May 2004
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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            Orca: How We Came to Know and Love the Ocean's Greatest Predator

            Orca: How We Came to Know and Love the Ocean's Greatest Predator (Paperback)

            By Colby, Jason M.

            • RRP: $35.99
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            Orcas are the most controversial display animal in history. But how did we come to care about them in the first place? Drawing upon previously unavailable documents and interviews, this book explores our love affair with killer whales, and its impact on science, the marine park i...ndustry, and modern environmentalism.
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            ISBN 9780190088361
            Released NZ 15 Apr 2020
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
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            Elephant

            Elephant (Hardback)

            By Fuller, Errol

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            In this stunningly illustrated volume, Fuller provides a rich and moving portrait of elephants, exploring their natural history, the legends that have grown up around them, their unique place in art and literature, and their urgent need for protection today.

            ISBN 9780691191324
            Released NZ 15 Aug 2019
            Publisher Princeton University Pre
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            Wolf Island: Discovering the Secrets of a Mythic Animal
             

            Wolf Island: Discovering the Secrets of a Mythic Animal (Hardback)

            By Mech, L. David; Contributions by Breining, Greg

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            The world's leading wolf expert describes the first years of a major study that transformed our understanding of one of nature's most iconic creatures --

            ISBN 9781517908256
            Released NZ 13 Oct 2020
            Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
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            Diversity and dynamics of the mammalian fauna in Denmark throughout the last glacial-interglacial cycle, 115-0 kyr BP

            Diversity and dynamics of the mammalian fauna in Denmark throughout the last glacial-interglacial cycle, 115-0 kyr BP (Paperback)

            By Aaris-Sorensen, Kim

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            This monograph presents the changes in diversity and distribution in time and space of the mammalian fauna in Denmark and adjacent areas throughout the Weichselian glaciation and the Holocene (115--0 kyr BP).

            ISBN 9781444334838
            Released NZ 4 Dec 2009
            Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Fossils and Strata Monograph Series
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            Elephants on the Edge: What Animals Teach Us about Humanity

            Elephants on the Edge: What Animals Teach Us about Humanity (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Bradshaw, G. A.

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            Drawing on accounts from India to Africa and California to Tennessee, and on research in neuroscience, psychology, and animal behaviour, the author explores the minds, emotions, and lives of elephants. By exploring the elephant mind and experience in the wild and in captivity, he... bears witness to the breakdown of ancient elephant cultures.
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            ISBN 9780300167832
            Released NZ 15 Oct 2010
            Publisher Yale University Press
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            American Bison: A Natural History
             

            American Bison: A Natural History (Trade Paperback / Paperback, illustrated edition)

            By Lott, Dale F.; Foreword by Greene, Harry W.

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            This volume combines scientific information and one man's personal experience in an homage to one of the most magnificent animals to have roamed America's vast, vanished grasslands. It explores the social life and physiology of the bison, describing an entire grassland community.

            ISBN 9780520240629
            Released NZ 15 Nov 2003
            Publisher University of California Press
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Organisms and Environments
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            A Handbook of New Guinea's Marsupials and Monotremes
              

            A Handbook of New Guinea's Marsupials and Monotremes (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Menzies, James

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            Have you ever seen a string bag decorated with jaw bones or bits of fur and wondered what animal they came from? Or seen animals offered for sale, live or dead, cooked or uncooked, in local markets and wondered what they were? This book may help you to identify local fauna that y...ou may see when you travel around New Guinea and the islands of eastern Indonesia. Here are descriptions or all the native marsupial and monotreme animals with an account of their way of life together with suggestions for further reading and notes on their care in captivity.
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            ISBN 9789980945129
            Released NZ 5 Jun 2011
            Publisher Masalai Press
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            Evolution of Island Mammals: Adaptation and Extinction of Placental Mammals on Islands
             

            Evolution of Island Mammals: Adaptation and Extinction of Placental Mammals on Islands (Hardback)

            By Van Der Geer, Alexandra; Lyras, George; De Vos, John; Dermitzakis, Michael

            • RRP: $173.99
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            Evolution on islands differs in a number of important ways from evolution on mainland areas. Over millions of years of isolation, exceptional and sometimes bizarre mammals evolved on islands, such as pig-sized elephants and hippos, giant rats and gorilla-sized lemurs that would h...ave been formidable to their mainland ancestors.
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            ISBN 9781405190091
            Released NZ 13 Aug 2010
            Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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            Bat Ecology
             

            Bat Ecology (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

            Edited by Kunz, Thomas H.; Fenton, M. Brock

            • RRP: $98.99
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            Bats display astonishing ecological and evolutionary diversity and serve as important models for studies of a wide variety of topics. In this book, world-renowned bat scholars present a comprehensive review of this research. The first part covers the life history and behavioral e...cology of bats.
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            ISBN 9780226462073
            Released NZ 15 Jan 2006
            Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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