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The raptor and the lamb

predators and prey in the living world
  • 272 Pages
  • 1.24 MB
  • English
Henry Holt , New York
Predation (Bio
StatementChristopher McGowan.
LC ClassificationsQL758 .M35 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 272 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1012845M
ISBN 100805042989
LC Control Number96053506

The raptor and the lamb has chapters covering predatory relationships in various groups of animals, birds, reptiles, insects, dinosaurs, etc. each chapter covers a group of animals. I found this book easy to read, covering a really broad range but lack of depth.

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Christopher McGowan takes the reader on a guided tour of predator-prey relationships through the very different but often overlapping worlds of mammals, birds, fish, reptiles, plants, insects.

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Even the title plays into this misapprehension: No raptor is shown eating a lamb in the course of the book - indeed few raptors are even capable of preying on lambs - and no lambs are shown being eaten by any other predators either; but in our language the rapicious raptor and the innocent, fluffy lamb create a much greater emotional impact.

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