all ebooks in category: Zoology of Mammals (7)

The Walking Whales: From Land to Water in Eight Million Years
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0520277066 | PDF | pages: 256 | 5.4 mb

Hans Thewissen, a leading researcher in the field of whale paleontology and anatomy, gives a sweeping first-person account of the discoveries that brought to light …

Wolves on the Hunt: The Behavior of Wolves Hunting Wild Prey
English | 2015 | ISBN: 022625514X | 208 pages | PDF | 5,2 MB

The interactions between apex predators and their prey are some of the most awesome and meaningful in nature—displays of strength, endurance, and a deep coevolutionary …

The Wisdom of Wolves: How Wolves Can Teach Us To Be More Human
English | February 21st, 2019 | ISBN: 0241346711, 024134672X | 256 pages | EPUB | 27.95 MB

In this unforgettable book, wolf expert and naturalist Elli Radinger draws on her 25 years of experience among the wolves of Yellowstone National Park to …

Hypsodonty in Mammals: Evolution, Geomorphology, and the Role of Earth Surface Processes
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1107012937 | PDF | pages: 446 | 8.6 mb

The evolution of high-crowned teeth, hypsodonty, is a defining characteristic of many terrestrial herbivores. To date, the most prominent focus in the study of the …

The Animal in Ottoman Egypt
English | ISBN: 0199315272 | November 19, 2013 | EPUB | 336 pages | 9 MB

Since humans first emerged as a distinct species, they have eaten, fought, prayed, and moved with other animals. In this stunningly original and conceptually rich …

The Cultural Lives of Whales and Dolphins
English | December 4, 2014 | ISBN: 0226895319, 022632592X | EPUB | 408 pages | 22.5 MB

In the songs and bubble feeding of humpback whales; in young killer whales learning to knock a seal from an ice floe in the same …

The Last Panda
English | ISBN: 0226736296 | 312 pages | EPUB | November 1, 1994 | 13 Mb

Dependent on a shrinking supply of bamboo, hunted mercilessly for its pelt, and hostage to profiteering schemes once in captivity, the panda is on the …