The First Pet History of the World

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Simon & Schuster, 1994 - Pets - 320 pages
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With wit and irreverence, the author offers animal lovers and history buffs an unprecedented pop reference of pets. From the Bone Age right up to the Age of Future Pets, this lively and engaging guide sheds new light on what life was like for a wide-ranging menagerie of pets, including dogs, cats, birds, snakes, horses, and even gorillas.

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In the Beginning
The Pyramid Period for Pussies

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About the author (1994)

David Comfort has been a finalist for the Faulkner Award, Nelson Algren Award, and America's Best. He is the author of such titles as The Rock and Roll Book of the Dead: The Fatal Journeys of Rock's Seven Immortals, a study of the tempestuous lives, tormented relationships, and tragic ends of Elvis Presley, John Lennon, Jimi Hendrix, Jim Morrison, Janis Joplin, Jerry Garcia, and Kurt Cobain.

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