Felines of the World

Felines of the World: Discoveries in Taxonomic Classification and History provides the most recent taxonomic, paleontological, phylogenetic and DNA advances of wild felid and domestic cat species following guidelines dictated by the IUCN SSC Cat Specialist Group. It highlights the importance of felines and their role as predators in maintaining the ecological biome balance in which they have evolved. The book delves into the anatomical, evolutionary and zoogeographic features of fossil and current felid species. Each species is described in detail, detailing its classification, habitat and biological habits. This book also presents the most updated threat and conservation status of each species. This book is an ideal resource for zoologists and paleontologists, primarily those interested in the evolution and features of extinct and extant felines. Details the lineage, features and habits of over 40 felid species Covers all species within the Felidae family, including lions, lynxes, pumas and domestic cats Features detailed and colorful illustrations, diagrams and species location maps Informs readers on endangered species, current threats and conservation efforts

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  • Author : Giovanni G. Bellani
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 486 pages
  • ISBN : 0128172770
  • Rating : 5/5 from 1 reviews
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Felines of the World

Felines of the World
  • Author : Giovanni G. Bellani
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 19 September 2019
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Felines of the World: Discoveries in Taxonomic Classification and History provides the most recent taxonomic, paleontological, phylogenetic and DNA advances of wild felid and domestic cat species following guidelines dictated by the IUCN SSC Cat Specialist Group. It highlights the importance of felines and their role as predators in maintaining the ecological biome balance in which they have evolved. The book delves into the anatomical, evolutionary and zoogeographic features of fossil and current felid species. Each species is described in

Wild Cats of the World

Wild Cats of the World
  • Author : Luke Hunter
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release : 22 October 2015
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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 stunning photography and magnificent colour plates by top wildlife artist Priscilla Barrett to depict

Wild Cats of the World Coloring Book

Wild Cats of the World Coloring Book
  • Author : John Green,Coloring Books
  • Publisher : Courier Corporation
  • Release : 01 April 1988
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Forty-one ready-to-be-colored line drawings of wild felines: lion, tiger, ocelot, Spanish lynx, other lesser-known species. Informative introduction; identifying captions. Beautiful drawings for colorists of all ages. For artists ? a valuable source of royalty-free illustrations.

Wild Cats of the World

Wild Cats of the World
  • Author : Luke Hunter
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Wildlife
  • Release : 19 March 2019
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From the rabbit-sized Black-footed Cat of southern Africa to bear-killing Amur tigers of the Russian Far East, the 38 members of the Cat Family include some of the world's most fascinating and magnificent species on earth. Supremely adapted for the kill, all cats are obligate carnivores; they survive only by preying upon other animals, and they have become one of evolution's most successful predatory lineages of mammals. Wild Cats of the World explores the spectacular Cat Family in unprecedented depth. Drawing

The Wild Cat Book

The Wild Cat Book
  • Author : Fiona Sunquist,Mel Sunquist
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release : 02 October 2014
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Presents information about the physical features, behavior, habitats, and geographical distribution of wild and feral cats throughout the world, and the dangers they face from humans and changes to their environment.

Felids and Hyenas of the World

Felids and Hyenas of the World
  • Author : Dr. Jose R. Castello
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release : 20 October 2020
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The most comprehensive and user-friendly photographic field guide to the world’s wildcats and hyenas From the Leopard Cat of Asia, the Black-footed Cat of Africa, and the Amur Tiger of Siberia to South America’s Ocelots and North America’s Bobcats, the wildcats known as felids are among the most fascinating and spectacular of all animals. This stunningly illustrated book is the most comprehensive and user-friendly guide to the world’s felids and their often misunderstood relative, the hyenas.

A Cat's Tale

A Cat's Tale
  • Author : Dr. Paul Koudounaris,Baba the Cat
  • Publisher : Henry Holt and Company
  • Release : 10 November 2020
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"Fun, fanciful, and even informative." —People The first comprehensive history of felines—from the laps of pagan gods to present-day status as meme stars—as revealed by a very learned tabby with a knack for hunting down facts Since the dawn of civilization, felines have prowled alongside mankind as they expanded their territory and spread the myth of human greatness. And today, cats are peddled on social media as silly creatures here to amuse humans with their antics. But this

Feline Philosophy

Feline Philosophy
  • Author : John Gray
  • Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Release : 24 November 2020
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The author of Straw Dogs, famous for his provocative critiques of scientific hubris and the delusions of progress and humanism, turns his attention to cats—and what they reveal about humans' torturous relationship to the world and to themselves. The history of philosophy has been a predictably tragic or comical succession of palliatives for human disquiet. Thinkers from Spinoza to Berdyaev have pursued the perennial questions of how to be happy, how to be good, how to be loved, and

The Best Cat in the World

The Best Cat in the World
  • Author : Lesléa Newman
  • Publisher : Eerdmans Young Readers
  • Release : 17 October 2021
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Even the best cat in the world doesn't live forever, and Victor is very sad when his beloved cat, Charlie, dies. His mother suggests getting a new cat, but Victor isn't so sure. Finally, when the vet tells Victor she has another cat that really needs a home, Victor agrees to give the new cat a chance. But the new cat, Shelley, isn't like Charlie. She doesn't look like Charlie, or act like Charlie, or like to do the things

The Everything Book of Cats and Kittens

The Everything Book of Cats and Kittens
  • Author : DK
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 12 June 2018
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A magical book about cats and kittens for young readers to treasure. A perfect book for any child interested in cats and kittens, this is a friendly introduction to the world of cat breeds and kitten behavior. Children will learn all about their favorite cat breeds, such as the Ragdoll or Persian, and how baby kittens learn through play. Colorful images, fun facts, and bite-size chunks of information make this a must for kids with a passion for cats.

The Mysterious World of Cats

The Mysterious World of Cats
  • Author : Herbie Brennan
  • Publisher : Coronet
  • Release : 24 August 2017
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'In ancient times cats were worshipped a gods; they have not forgotten this.' Terry Pratchett Herbie Brennan is a New York Times bestselling author on the occult who has sold over ten million books world-wide - including in France, Germany and Italy. Here he writes a delightful short but definitive guide to cat lore, weaving together myth, magic, anecdote, fascinating, amusing factoids and even scientific research, complete with beautiful line drawings - from the Egyptian cat goddess Bastet to

Cats of Africa

Cats of Africa
  • Author : Luke Hunter
  • Publisher : Penguin Random House South Africa
  • Release : 25 June 2013
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There is nowhere on Earth like Africa for observing wild cats. A week spent in the superb national parks and game reserves produces almost guaranteed sightings of the three most spectacular and sought-after species - lions, cheetahs and leopards. Yet, alongside the big three, Africa is home to a further seven species of cat far less conspicuous than their larger cousins. Of these, the caracal, serval and African wildcat are marginally better known, while few people have seen the remaining

The Cats of the Castle

The Cats of the Castle
  • Author : Bart Scott
  • Publisher : Theme Park Press
  • Release : 04 November 2016
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Move Over, Mickey. Deep inside Sleeping Beauty Castle, in rooms secretly built by Walt Disney himself, live the true champions of Disneyland. Not princes, not Imagineers, not Mickey. Cats. Cats of the Castle! Their mission: to preserve the magic of the park from the villains who would destroy it.

Wild Cats of the World

Wild Cats of the World
  • Author : Mel Sunquist,Fiona Sunquist
  • Publisher : University of Chicago Press
  • Release : 15 May 2017
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Did you know that European royalty once used cheetahs to hunt deer, or that caracals can capture birds by leaping six and a half feet straight up into the air from a standing start? Have you ever wondered whether domestic cats really do land on their feet when they fall, or how Canada lynx can stalk their prey in the winter without falling through the deep snow? Wild Cats of the World is a treasure trove of answers to questions