Mammals

    Mark Carwardine's Guide to Whale Watching in North America

    By Mark Carwardine

    Paperback Save £5.14 = £13.85

    No one ever says 'I can't remember if I've seen a whale.' A close encounter with one of the most enigmatic and remarkable creatures on the planet is a life-changing experience. This comprehensive and authoritative guide covers everything you need to know about where, when and how to watch whales,...

    Marine Conservation

    By P. Keith Probert

    Hardback £70.05

    Presenting a global look at conservation of the world's seas and their marine life, this book covers conservation issues pertinent to major groups of marine organisms, key habitats and initiatives in marine conservation. It will be invaluable for tertiary students and those working in conservation and resource management.

    Florida Manatees

    By John E. Reynolds

    Hardback Save £3.44 = £26.06

    By encouraging an appreciation of manatees, the authors hope to help ensure a future in which Floridians can find ways to coexist with and continue to enjoy these uniquely wonderful sirenian inhabitants of their state.Included in this book:* How manatees first came to Florida waters* How manatees fit into the...

    Keys for Identifying Mexican Mammals

    By Sergio Ticul Alvarez-Castaneda

    Paperback Save £4.24 = £29.26

    Anyone with an interest in the mammalian fauna of Mexico, or mammals in general, will find this one-of-a-kind book an indispensable reference to Mexico's rich diversity of wildlife.

    How to Tame a Fox and Build a Dog

    By Lee Alan Dugatkin

    Hardback £18.06

    In southern Siberia resides Mavrik, the size of a sheepdog, who wags his tail, rolls on his back, and pants in anticipation of human attention. He s as docile and playful as any lapdog. And yet he is a fox, the result of the most extraordinary breeding experiment ever conducted....

    Cambridge Studies in Biological and Evolutionary Anthropolog

    Hardback £57.38

    The how-to guide for ethnoprimatological research, offering an insight into the preparation, design, implementation, and analysis of the latest research projects in the field. This book tackles the challenges and complexities involved in mixed-methods research, appealing to students and researchers in ethnoprimatology, primatology, anthropology, and conservation biology.

    Gorilla Pathology and Health

    By John Cooper

    Hardback Save £14.54 = £70.46

    Gorilla Pathology and Health: With a Catalogue of Preserved Materials consists of two cross-referenced parts. The first, the book itself, is a review of pathological changes and tissue responses in gorillas Gorilla gorilla and G. beringei, with an emphasis on free-living animals, but also with reference to those in captivity....

    Primate Behavior and Human Origins

    By Glenn E. King

    Paperback Save £2.67 = £31.32

    This comprehensive introduction demonstrates the theoretical perspectives and concepts that are applied to primate behavior, and explores the relevance of non-human primates to understanding human behavior. Using a streamlined and student-friendly taxonomic framework, King provides a thorough overview of the primate order. The chapters cover common features and diversity, and...

    Primate Behavioral Ecology

    By Karen B. Strier

    Paperback Save £5.55 = £83.44

    This comprehensive introductory text integrates evolutionary, ecological, and demographic perspectives with new results from field studies and contemporary noninvasive molecular and hormonal techniques to understand how different primates behave and the significance of these insights for primate conservation. Each chapter is organized around the major research themes in the field,...

    Snow Leopards

    Hardback Save £12.34 = £61.65

    Snow Leopards: Biodiversity of the World: Conservation from Genes to Landscapes is the only comprehensive work on the biology, behavior, and conservation status of the snow leopard, a species that has long been one of the least studied, and hence poorly understood, of the large cats. Breakthroughs in technologies and...

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