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The Book of Indian Animals

Field / Identification Guide

By: SH Prater

348 pages, 67 col & b/w plates, 1 map

Oxford University Press

Hardback | Jul 1990 | Edition: 3 | #1474 | ISBN: 0195621697
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About this book

Describes and illustrates the best known mammals of India, their habitat, distinctive characteristics, distribution, and other relevant features.


Mammals in general; Apes, monkeys, lemurs; The cats; Civets; Mongooses; Hyenas; The dog family; Bears; Pandas; The weasel family; Insectivores; Bats; Rodents; Hares, mouse-hares; The elephant; Horses, Rhinoceroses; Wild oxen, sheep, goats; Great-antelopes; Antelopes, gazelles; Deer; Pigs; Pangolins; Marine animals; Bibliography; Index.

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