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Wild Guide: Bats

Field / Identification GuideWorld / Checklist

By: Peter Aleshire

112 pages, 32 colour photos

Stackpole Books

Paperback | Jun 2011 | #191571 | ISBN-13: 9780811736435
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NHBS Price: £20.99 $27/€24 approx

About this book

This title features fascinating information about how bats fly, what they eat, and where they live. It includes detailed species accounts for 20 species of North American bats. It discusses the relationship between bats and humans, including diseases carried by bats and how humans threaten bat habitats. State-by-state species lists show which bats to look for in your area. Colour photographs illustrate bat behaviour in the wild.


Peter Aleshire is an award-winning journalist and magazine editor. He was named Journalist of the Year in 2009 by the Arizona Newspaper Publisher's Association and was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. He is the author of ten books about nature and history. He lives in Payson, Arizona.

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