Dogs by Desmond Morris
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By Desmond Morris


The Ultimate Dictionary of Over 1,000 Dog Breeds

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Dogs by Desmond Morris

Book Description

One of the world's leading experts on animal behavior presents an authoritative guide to the origins and characteristics of every recognized breed of dog, from the Affenpinscher to the Zanzibar Greyhound. In addition, a fascinating look at the conflicting theories of canine behavior sheds new light on some old beliefs. From household pets to wild dogs, hunting hounds to sheepherders, cattleherders, even fishherders, this comprehensive survey provides the history, qualities, and characteristics of each breed. Expert, meticulously researched information combines with superb illustrations to make this an unparalleled resource for dog lovers."

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781570764103
ISBN-10: 1570764107
Format: Paperback / softback
(234mm x 161mm x 40mm)
Imprint: Trafalgar Square Publishing
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Desmond Morris

Desmond Morris is arenowned animal behaviorist and the author of the bestselling books "Catwatching," "Dogwatching," "Horsewatching," and "The Naked Ape."

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