Bears is an introduction to an animal that has fascinated and terrified people throughout history. With full captions explaining how the species hunts and feeds, rears its young and migrates, it is a brilliant examination in 180 outstanding colour photographs of this fascinating animal.
This is a careful study of obstetrical mechanics in monkeys, apes, and extinct hominids in order to understand the present crisis in human reproduction. By studying the evolution of anatomical structures and the mode of delivery among other primates, strong reasons are apparent for the present crisis in human labor and delivery.
The bonobo, least known of the great apes, is a female-centered, egalitarian species that has been dubbed the 'make-love-not-war' primate by specialists. This book compares the bonobo with its better-known relative, the chimpanzee. It is suitable for those who are interested in primates, gender issues, and evolutionary psychology.
Arranged in chapters covering physical characteristics, senses, lifecycle and behaviour, Cats features a huge range of breeds from all around the world. From Siamese to American Bobtail, the book expertly explores and celebrates this most beloved pet. With fascinating captions on every page, even cat lovers will learn something new.
A stunning picture book and CD for Christmas, with Julia Donaldsonreading her perfect heartfelt rhyme. With gorgeous, atmospheric illustrations, and four Christmas songs,including a brand-new composition by Julia, this beautiful, movingstory brims with festivity and hope.