Welcome to the World of Wild Cats (Welcome to the World)

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Animals - Lions, Tigers, Leopards, etc., Juvenile Nonfiction, Nature - General, Children"s 4-8 - Nature, Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Fiction, Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfi
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Open LibraryOL9731040M
ISBN 100613784928
ISBN 139780613784924

Welcome to the World of Wild Cats (Welcome to the World Series) [Swanson, Diane] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Welcome to the World of Wild Cats (Welcome to the World Series)Reviews: 1. About the series: Each book in the Welcome to the World of Series introduces children to wildlife through color photographs, lively description and amazing facts.

Take a walk on the wild side. Lynx, bobcats, and mountain lions are some of North America's most skillful hunters. They see well in one-sixth the light that people : Diane Swanson. Get this from a library.

Welcome to the world of wild cats. [Diane Swanson] -- "A nature series for children ages by award-winning author Diane Swanson. Includes fascinating text and full-colour photographs" Cf. Our choice, Wild Cats of the World book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. From the rabbit-sized Black-footed Cat of southern Africa to bear-k /5. Using stunning photography and magnificent colour plates by top wildlife artist Priscilla Barrett to depict each cat in detail, Wild Cats of the World examines the characteristics of all This book lists and explanins every wild cat in the world.

Welcome to the World of Wild Cats book It explains every living wild cat in the world. I think it is an useful book on this subject.

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Wild Cats of the World explores the spectacular Cat Family in unprecedented depth. Drawing on thousands of scientific papers and direct observations in the field, each species is profiled at length, covering all aspects of felid behaviour and ecology.

The book is profusely illustrated with colour plates, black-and-white sketches showing Cited by: 8. Wild Cats of the World explores the spectacular Cat Family in unprecedented depth.

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Drawing on thousands of scientific papers and direct observations in the field, each species is profiled at. Synopsis Exploring the development and behaviour of wild cats, this book covers form and function, evolution and distribution.

It also examines each species in detail, providing information on distinctive features such as sight, hearing, hunting techniques and locomotion. Part of the "Of the World" s: 6. The Wild Cat Book also highlights the grave threats faced by the world’s wild cats—from habitat destruction to human persecution.

From the extraordinary acrobatics of the arboreal margay—able to cling to a tree branch by a single paw thanks to its unusually flexible ankles—to modern declines in African lion populations, The Wild Cat.

The authors explain why some small cats live on the ground while others inhabit trees, discuss the form and function of their coat types and colors, offer scientifically sound information on human–small wild cat interactions, and even review the role that small wild cats have played in.

Here is our list of recommended wild cat books that cover the entire Felidae cat family. These books are about all the big cats and small cats and are available from Amazon USA (including Kindle ebooks) and NHBS UK (printed editions only). 'General interest' = all wild cat enthusiasts will enjoy the book.

Wild cats mostly live in exotic places most of us will never visit, but several species survive, often covertly, within or around villages and cities in many parts of the world (Famous Cougar That Was Holed Up Under L.A House Returns to the Wild).

“Wild Cats of the World,” by Luke Hunter; illustrations by Priscilla Barrett. The Wild Cat Book also highlights the grave threats faced by the world's wild cats - from habitat destruction to human persecution.

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From the extraordinary acrobatics of the arboreal margay, able to cling to a tree branch by a single paw thanks to its unusually flexible ankles, to modern declines in African lion populations, The Wild Cat Book is Reviews: "A beautifully illustrated and eminently readable book, The Wild Cat Book by Fiona and Mel Sunquist is the best primer out there to delve into the evolution, survival, and status of the world’s wild cats.

Presenting the species according to their ancestral history, or lineages, the Sunquists share their extensive knowledge and experience to open up the remarkable and diverse world of cats in. This detailed volume on 36 cats species from around the world provides information on each variety's characteristics, distribution, ecology, behavior, status in the wild and conservation efforts.

The Wild Cat Book book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. From the ancient Egyptian cat goddess, Bastet, to the prophet Muha /5(2). Ranging from the largest - the Tiger to the smallest species - the Rusty-spotted Cat and Black-footed Cat, the world's wild cats are some of the most beautiful, ferocious and feared carnivores in the world.

Wild Cats of the World provides a detailed account of each species of wild cat, examining their importance throughout history and the future of some of the most endangered breeds.

Using. () 1st UK edition. Large 8vo ( x mm). Pp B/w photograph plates, bibliography. Brown cloth, spine titled in gilt. Boards slightly bowed. Good-plus in faded, frayed dust-wrapper. "This is the first comprehensive book on [wild cats] for many years, includes all known species and incorporates the new research of the last thirty.

Welcome to the world of wild horses. [Diane Swanson] -- Wild horses are symbols of strength, adventure and freedom. But did you know that the ones in North America are descended from tame animals that arrived with the explorers and settlers.

Book: All Authors / Contributors: Diane Swanson. Find more information about: ISBN:   The authors have gone to great lengths to create a book that covers all that is known or not known at the wildcats of the world as at the date of publication, Remember, the world of wild cats is moving fast in the wrong direction (for the wild cat) so some information may be slightly out of date such as recognised range (distribution).

Featuring scenes and detailed, informative historical captions based on wild cats of the world, this coloring book is a great way to get kids to focus on the details of felines.

Great as a literature or history supplement. 48 pages, softcover. Combining it with their own experiences observing wild cats around the world, the Sunquists have created the most comprehensive reference on felids available.

Each of their accounts of the 36 species contains a description of the cat, including human interactions with it, detailed data on its distribution, ecology and behaviour, status in the.

About the book: Art Wolfe's stunning full-color photographs and Barbara Sleeper's informative text pay tribute to each of the world's 37 species of wild cats.

Shown here in all their fearful symmetry and lithe grace are not only the famous big cats of the wild, but also the many medium-size and small cats.

4-color photographs. Wild Cats of the World explores the spectacular Cat Family in unprecedented depth. Drawing on thousands of scientific papers and direct observations in the field, each species is profiled at length, covering all aspects of felid behaviour and ecology.

The book is profusely illustrated with colour plates, black-and-white sketches showing Brand: Bloomsbury Publishing. About Wild Cats World Wild cats World is dedicated to the conservation of the endangered wild cats and their habitat.

Our goal is to bring global awareness to wild cats conservation issues, support field research for several species, promote world-wide education and rescue efforts to give captive cats a better life. Wild Cats tells you everything you want to know about the world of cats in the wild.

Read about the habitats they live in and the different ways they hunt for prey. Discover the amazing variety of wild cats, from speedy cheetahs to the largest of wild cats, the Siberian tiger. Wild Cats is part of a great new collectible series called It's all.

Books and Authors Top Teaching Blog Teacher's Tool Kit Student Activities The Teacher Store Book Clubs Book Fairs Readers learn about how wild cats hunt and protect themselves, where they can be found in the world, and how wild cats interact both with people and their world.

SAVE TO LIST Other Books You Might Like. About Wild Cats. They roar. They claw. They stalk. They pounce. The wild cats of the world are beautiful, but also deadly. From ferocious lions, speedy cheetahs, and cagey tigers to unusual sand cats and clouded leopards, Wild Cats takes you into the wild.

Book “Caracals in India” by Shekhar Kolipaka and all photos of wild caracals in India by: Babette de Jonge (also coverphotos)/Wild Cats World and Anton Buijen van Weelden. Price Europe: 19 euro, Outside Europe: 25 euro (incl.

postage), which will be invested in new WCW projects benefiting caracals and other wild cats species. Wild Cats of the World These scientific posters and prints of various wild cats of the world were created by wildlife artist Roger Hall with his unique style of ink art and dots. Each illustration is annotated with both the common and scientific names of the wild cats - accurate as at the time the illustration was drawn.The third series, Wildcats Versionwas a part of the mature readers' Eye of the Storm imprint, dealing with Spartan's (now Jack Marlowe) agenda to better the world by proliferating advanced technology and power sources throughout the world via the HALO Corporation.

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