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Published by Blackie, Distributed in the USA by Chapman and Hall in Glasgow, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Mammals -- Behavior.,
  • Social behavior in animals.,
  • Mammals.,
  • Social Behavior.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementTrevor B. Poole.
SeriesTertiary level biology
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL739.3 .P66 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 248 p. :
Number of Pages248
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2861080M
ISBN 10041200111X, 0412001012
LC Control Number84023886

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