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Synopsis: Southern Africa has one of the richest and most accessible mammal faunas in the world. Each year tens of thousands of visitors observe the behaviour of these mammals in the country's numerous parks and reserves. This book offers an illustrated guide to behavioural characteristics such as feeding, communication, social living, courtship and many more, and examines how and why animals do what they do.
About the Author: Peter Apps, wildlife author and award-winning scientist, obtained a bachelor's degree from the University of Oxford and an M.Sc. And Ph.D. from the University of Pretoria. His scientific interests range from animal behaviour to chemistry. He is the author of the field guides Wild Ways and Smither's Mammals of Southern Africa as well as dozens of scientifc and popular articles. Richard du Toit's keen interest in wildlife photography led from a BSc degree in Zoology and Entomology to a professional career as a photographer. He has won numerous awards for his wildlife photographs, and has produced several books. Richard has also has contributed to other major wildlife titles including Images from a Timeless Wilderness and Africa's Big Five.
Title: Creatures of Habit: Understanding African ...
Publisher: Struik Publishers
Book Condition: Good
Book Description Struik Publishers, 2006. Paperback. Condition: Very Good. Great condition with minimal wear, aging, or shelf wear. Seller Inventory # P021770073922
Book Description Struik Publishers, 2006. Paperback. Condition: Used; Good. Seller Inventory # 2498610