Synopses & Reviews
- Packed with sttunning photography that reveals characteristics and surprising behavior of many species of mammals.
- Organized by continent, then broken down by habitat.
- Includes an engaging narrative that leads readers through each habitat, setting the mammals in context of their environment.
- Features special fact boxes and more than 500 full-color photographs.
With over 500 stunning, full-color photos, this continent-by-continent guide is a celebration of a most successful animal group. More than just a species-by-species account, "Mammal" explains when, where, how, and why the unique diversity of mammals came about.
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