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Creatures of Habit: Understanding African Animal Behaviour

Out of Print

By: Peter Apps and Richard Du Toit

160 pages, Col photos

Random House Struik

Paperback | Aug 2006 | Edition: 2 | #161434 | ISBN: 1770073922
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About this book

Illustrated guide to the behavioural traits of southern African mammals, arranged by characteristics such as feeding, communication, social living, courtship and many more.


Contents

Introduction - mammals and behaviour; birth and infancy - beginnings and becomings; food and water - the bare necessities; strategies for survival - outwitting the enemy; social life - bonds and boundaries; communication - signalling and sensing; reproduction - closing the cycle.

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Peter Apps and Richard du Toit

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