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The fifth edition of this book has been completely revised and brought up-to-date, with a new co-author. It is still the most authoritative and comprehensive book on the development and production of domestic livestock in the tropics.
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Completely revised & updated, Introduction to Animal Husbandry in the Tropics remains the most authoritative & comprehensive book on the development & production of domestic livestock in the tropics. New to the fifth edition are: recent developments in nutrition & feeding, with special attention on more efficient use of low-quality feeds; emphasis on sustainable & integrated systems of production; & attention to the need for conservation & rational use of the many breeds & types of domestic animals in the world. Introduction to Animal Husbandry in the Tropics also includes new or greatly revised chapters on Equidae, including horses, mules, & donkeys; minor species & microlivestock; animal fibers, hides, skins, & other products; sustainable production of forage; & the contribution of animals to farm energy supplies as transport & other power functions.From the Back Cover:
Animal Husbandry in the Tropics has been completely revised and brought up-to-date, with a new co-author. It is still the most authoritative and comprehensive book on the development and production of domestic livestock in the tropics.
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Book Description Longman, London, 1978. Hard Cover Laminated. Condition: VG. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dustwrapper. 3rd. 755 pages.Heavy book which will incur extra shipping 1st class UK and overseas. Size: 8vo. Seller Inventory # 017266
Book Description John Wiley & Sons Inc. Condition: Good. Ex-library, so some stamps and wear, but in good overall condition. Seller Inventory # Z1-B-020-00613
Book Description John Wiley & Sons Inc. Condition: Acceptable. Used - Acceptable. Heavy wear and tear. Ex-library with wear - may contain significant amounts of highlighting and underlining in pen or pencil. Seller Inventory # Z1-B-022-01070
Book Description Longman, 1978. Hardcover. Condition: Used; Very Good. Ships from the UK within 24 hours. No Dustjacket. Seller Inventory # BBI2106275
Book Description Longmans, 1978. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. An account of the development and production of the majority of the economically important animal species in the tropics, and of the methods of husbandry that have been successfully applied to them. Third edition, 1978. Used hardback in very good condition. Laminated, illustrated (black and white) covers. Minor shelfwear to covers. Spine slightly cocked. Some grubbiness to edges of text block. Internally clean with sound binding. HD_100873329 E7. Seller Inventory # 015537
Book Description Longman 1978-08, 1978. Hardcover. Condition: Good. A lot of scratches, a few dirty marks and some wear on cover. Also a signature on first blank page. Content is fine. Book. Seller Inventory # 065049-7
Book Description Longman London, London, 1959. Hard Cover. Condition: Very Good-. No Jacket. Third Edition. This edition 1978. Turquoise cover with black and white photograph of suspected water buffalo and offspring on front. Some bumping of corners. price sticker on spine and back bottom right, Text has some underlining and highlighting; this in no way affects the text's legibility. 756 pages with many diagrams and photographs. Any picture found beside this listing may NOT actually be a picture of this book but a stock photo used by the listing site. 3 R's Used Books and Hannelore Headley Old & Fine Books, Inc. are committed to saving the trees one leaf at the time!. Seller Inventory # 018934