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Title:
The Science times book of mammals
Author:
Wade, Nicholas.
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Lyons Press, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
viii, 280 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Language:
English
Subject Term:
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Science times.
ISBN:
9781558218925
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

Reprints 47 articles from the New York Times weekly science section about furry creatures. They are arranged in the human version of ascending intelligence: after knocking off everything from platypuses to rhinoceroses in a single section, rodents, cats, wolves and company, seafarers, and primates. The final section looks at mammalian aspects of humans. There is no index. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR


Author Notes

Born in Aylesbury, England, Nicholas Wade studies at Eton College and King's College, Cambridge. He has worked at nature and Science and is currently a science reporter for The New York Times. The author of four previous books, he lives in Montclair, New Jersey.

(Bowker Author Biography)