Books  Mammals  Primates 

Chimpanzees: Social Climbers of the Forest

Popular ScienceOut of Print

Series: Cousins

By: Tamsin Constable

96 pages, 90 col photos, figs, maps

BBC Books

Hardback | Sep 2000 | #110265 | ISBN: 0563537566
Out of Print Details

About this book

Explores the lives of chimpanzees and describes the differences between the two species - the common chimpanzee and the pygmy chimpanzee, or bonobo. It traces the daily life of chimpanzees as they travel, forage and socialize and examines the behaviours that characterise each stage of a young chimpanzee's development. It also looks at how male and female behaviour is controlled by the dominant hierarchy, particularly when it comes to mating strategies.

Write a review

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

Bestsellers in this subject

Primates of the World

NHBS Special Offer Price: £17.99 £23.99 (Save £6.00) $24/€20 approx (ends 30/09/2018)

Lemurs of Madagascar

NHBS Price: £34.99 $46/€39 approx

Lemurs of Madagascar: Diurnal and Cathemeral Lemurs

NHBS Price: £6.29 £6.99 (Save £0.70) $8/€7 approx

Primates of Africa - Poster

NHBS Price: £16.60 inc VAT $22/€18 approx

Handbook of the Mammals of the World, Volume 3: Primates

NHBS Price: £144.99 $190/€161 approx

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