Books  Animal & General Biology  Animals: Behaviour 

The Smartest Animals on the Planet: Extraordinary Tales of the Natural World's Cleverest Creatures

Popular Science

By: Sally Boysen(Author), Deborah Custance(Contributor)

192 pages, colour photos, colour illustrations, colour distribution maps

Firefly Books

Paperback | Sep 2012 | Edition: 2 | #204396 | ISBN-13: 9781554079650
Availability: Usually dispatched within 1 week Details
NHBS Price: £22.50 $29/€25 approx

About this book

We have all heard talk of the intelligence of dolphins, elephants, great apes, or even, in different ways, ants and bees. Written by one of the world's authorities in this field, this riveting book covers the themes of tool use, language, communication, imitation and social learning, numerical abilities, social cognition, emotion, self-recognition and awareness, drawing together the most recent and remarkable global research relating to almost every "smart" species. Fully illustrated, and including step-by-step illustrations to show experiments and observations both in the field and in captivity, The Smartest Animals on the Planet delivers cutting-edge scientific research about a topic fascinating to anyone interested in the natural world.

Related titles

See the previous edition

The Smartest Animals on the Planet

We have all heard talk of the intelligence of dolphins, elephants or great...

NHBS Price: £14.99 $20/€17 approx

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!

Bestsellers in this subject

Bird Brain

NHBS Price: £19.99 $26/€22 approx

How Dogs Work

NHBS Price: £19.50 $25/€22 approx

Insect Behavior

NHBS Price: £62.99 $82/€70 approx

The Genius of Birds

NHBS Price: £8.99 $12/€10 approx

Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are?

NHBS Special Offer Price: £6.99 £9.99 (Save £3.00) $9/€8 approx (ends 31/08/2017)

VAT: GB 407 4846 44
NHBS Ltd is registered in England and Wales: 1875194