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Exploring Irish Mammals

Out of Print

By: Tom Hayden, Rory Harrington and Billy Clarke

381 pages, Col and b/w illus, distrib maps

Town House and Country House

Paperback | Dec 2000 | #116568 | ISBN: 1860590934
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With illustrations by Billy Clarke.
Describes and illustrates the mammals found both in Ireland and in the coastal waters around it. Also looks at the general evolution of mammals, examining how evolution works, why there are different types of mammals, and how they have developed.

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Dr Tom Hayden is a senior lecturer in the Department of Zoology at the National University of Ireland, Dublin (formerly UCD). He is the Director of the Mammal Research Group, and has particular interest in behavioural ecology, evolution and the origin's of Ireland's mammals. Dr Rory Harrrington is a senior scientist with the National Parks and Wildlife Service of Duchas, The Heritage Service. Head of Mammal Research, Conservation Genetics and Biodiversity Research, he works in the areas of forestry land use, ecology and genetics at NUI Dublin and at Yale in the US.

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