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  • The Origin of Snakes

    Morphology and the Fossil Record, 1st Edition

    By Michael Wayne Caldwell

    This book presents perspectives on the past and present state of the understanding of snake origins. It reviews and critiques data and ideas from paleontology and neontology (herpetology), as well as ideas from morphological and molecular phylogenetics. The author reviews the anatomy and morphology…

    Hardback – 2019-07-26 
    CRC Press

  • Soil Invertebrates

    Kaleidoscope of Adaptations, 1st Edition

    By Nico M. van Straalen

    This book places the biodiversity of soil invertebrates in an evolutionary framework, showing the various adaptations to the soil environment. Species radiations are discussed for each of the terrestrializations leading to a lineage of soil invertebrates. Phylogenetic analyses, now becoming…

    Hardback – 2019-07-15 
    CRC Press

  • Infectious Diseases of the Dog and Cat

    A Color Handbook, 1st Edition

    Edited by Scott Weese, Michelle Evason

    The field of infectious diseases in veterinary medicine is both rewarding and challenging, and this book offers small animal veterinarians a lifeline by balancing relevant background, guidance and optimizing efficiency. It provides a pathway for clinicians through this complex field by…

    Hardback – 2019-07-09 
    CRC Press
    Veterinary Color Handbook Series

  • Animals in Art and Thought

    To the End of the Middle Ages, 1st Edition

    By Francis Klingender

    Edited by Evelyn Antal, John P Harthan

    Originally published in 1971, Animals in Art and Thought discusses the ways in which animals have been used by man in art and literature. The book looks at how they have been used to symbolise religious, social and political beliefs, as well as their pragmatic use by hunters, sportsmen, and farmers…

    Hardback – 2019-07-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The Medieval World

  • Biology and Ecology of Pharmaceutical Marine Life

    Echinoderms, 1st Edition

    By Ramasamy Santhanam, Santhanam Ramesh, Sheba Rani Nakka David

    The first comprehensive book on the biology and ecology of pharmaceutical echinoderms. Contributed by scientists of both marine biology and pharmacy disciplines. All reported echinoderm species producing secondary metabolites are dealt with. Having previously only been known as nutritional…

    Hardback – 2019-06-10 
    CRC Press
    Biology and Ecology of Marine Life

  • Bringing Bayesian Models to Life

    1st Edition

    By Mevin B. Hooten, Trevor Hefley

    Bayesian statistical modeling is essential in ecological and environmental science, but most users of these approaches are limited to implementing Bayesian models with automated software. This book presents details and algorithms for fully Bayesian computation, primarily for students and…

    Hardback – 2019-06-10 
    CRC Press
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Applied Environmental Statistics

  • Obesity in the Dog and Cat

    1st Edition

    Edited by Martha G. Cline, Maryanne Murphy

      Reviews epidemiology and how animal- and human-specific factors contribute to excess weight gain Discusses the metabolic effects and inflammatory mediators associated with adiposity Looks at various disease states and how they relate or develop as a result of obesity Reviews different…

    Paperback – 2019-05-22 
    CRC Press

  • Dialogues on Ethical Vegetarianism

    1st Edition

    By Michael Huemer

    After lives filled with deep suffering, 74 billion animals are slaughtered worldwide every year on factory farms. Is it wrong to buy the products of this industry? In this book, two college students--a meat-eater and an ethical vegetarian--discuss this question in a series of dialogues, conducted…

    Paperback – 2019-04-22 
    Routledge

  • The Biology of Sole

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jose A. Muñoz-Cueto, Evaristo Mañanós-Sanchez, F. J. Sánchez-Vázquez

    This book reviews up-to-date knowledge on the biology of sole (Solea solea and S. senegalensis). These flatfish species are increasingly important in Europe both from the ecological and production point of view. This book is divided into two sections: 1. basic scientific information; 2. direct…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    CRC Press

  • Essentials of Clinical Anatomy of the Equine Locomotor System

    1st Edition

    By Jean-Marie Denoix

    Key features: Important features of regional and topographical anatomy are presented using full-color photos of detailed dissections Anatomy is presented in a clinical context Preparations of cross-sectional anatomy facilitate interpretation of diagnostic imaging, such as ultrasonography,…

    Hardback – 2019-03-28 
    CRC Press

  • Fish Diseases and Medicine

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen A. Smith

    Key features: - covers tropical, ornamental, bait and food fish from the freshwater, brackish and marine environments - organized by body systems, an approach consistent with how a practitioner examines a diseased animal - expert contributors from around the world - over 300…

    Hardback – 2019-03-27 
    CRC Press

  • The Population Ecology and Conservation of Charadrius Plovers

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark A. Colwell, Susan M. Haig

    The 40 or so species of beach-loving plovers (genus Charadrius) comprise a diverse group of shorebirds found around the world. Most of these species are challenged by changing climates and other human-related development activities, yet they provide key insights into basic ecological and…

    Hardback – 2019-03-27 
    CRC Press
    Studies in Avian Biology

1Series in Zoology

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