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The Behavior of Penguins
The Behavior of Penguins (June 1985)
Adapted to Ice and Tropics
Dietland Muller-Schwarze - Author

“Strange geese.” That was their description when they were discovered in 1520 during Magellan's historic voyage. Today, penguins are familiar to everyone, yet few researchers have observed them in the remote regions in which they live.

Written by an ecologist-behaviorist who has worked extensively in the natural penguin habitat, The Behavior of Penguins is the first general work on the entire family of...(Read More)
The Whistling Hunters
The Whistling Hunters (June 1985)
Field Studies of the Asiatic Wild Dog (Cuon Alpinus)
Michael W. Fox - Author

The whistling dog, or dhole, of India is a little-known, distant cousin of our domestic dog. Highly intelligent, wary of man, and elusive as a jungle predator, this rare and beautiful creature is one of the most difficult animals to study. Its very nature defies the patience and skill of the most dedicated naturalist. Yet knowledge about its habits and a more widespread understanding and appreciation of this species are essential for its protecti...(Read More)
Amphibians of Malawi
Amphibians of Malawi (June 1967)
Margaret M. Stewart - Author

A handbook for the herpetologist—professional, student, or amateur—anxious to acquaint himself with African Amphibia. The geographic location and climatic variety of Malawi make it possible for this small country to support a large number of frogs and toads, many of them representative of much of sub-Sahara Africa. This book contributes greatly to the relatively sparse literature on African Amphibia.

Professo...(Read More)
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