The Primate Family Tree: The Amazing Diversity of Our Closest Relatives
Apes, monkeys, lemurs -- and other family members.
The Primate Family Tree is a beautiful and comprehensive resource on the subject of our animal relatives. Readers will find an abundance of up-to-date facts, review the latest research and conservation efforts, and discover the remarkable characteristics that all primates -- including humans -- share.
The book is structured according to the four main branches of the primate family tree and contains expert information on the natural history, characteristics and behavior of over 250 species, along with maps showing the ranges of the species. Some of the topics covered are:
With its authoritative text, color photographs taken in the field, range maps and classification diagrams, The Primate Family Tree is a comprehensive reference on a subject that is vitally important to all humans.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - susanbevans - LibraryThing
A beautifully illustrated guide to the worlds 270 or so species of living primates, The Primate Family Tree is wonderfully organized and easy to read. Contained within this slim volume is an ... Read full review
Review: The Primate Family Tree: The Amazing Diversity of Our Closest RelativesUser Review - David - Goodreads
The Primate Family Tree: The Amazing Diversity of Our Closest Relatives by Ian Redmond (Firefly Books Ltd. 2008)(599.8). This is interesting; it's sort of a grown-up Monkeys As Pets. My rating: 7/10, finished 9/1/2010. Read full review
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