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natural history of mammals.

François Bourlière

natural history of mammals.

by François Bourlière

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Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animal behavior.,
  • Mammals.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTranslated from the French by H. M. Parshley.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL751 .B663 1962
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 364, xi p.
    Number of Pages364
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5903985M
    LC Control Number64001736
    OCLC/WorldCa13601525

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